Panda Security Presents Panda Cloud Antivirus 2.9 Beta

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Feb 20, 2014 01:26 am PST

Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, today announced a new beta version of its popular Panda Cloud Antivirus ( Panda Cloud Antivirus 2.9 Beta offers a sneak preview before the official release of Panda Cloud Antivirus 3.0.

Panda Cloud Antivirus Beta includes a firewall with an intrusion detection system (IDS), USB vaccination, and protection against pages with malicious content. The beta release introduces a new, more modern look and feel which can be fully customized by users to suit their needs. Additionally, with the new Wi-Fi monitor users will be able to display a list of all devices that are currently connected to their network, and find out if there is someone stealing their Wi-Fi.

The new version is even lighter and safer than the previous one, with significantly improved protection capabilities and product performance. “We are aware of the need to continue evolving our solution Panda Cloud Antivirus to keep our customers’ trust. And our efforts are paying off, as shown by the excellent results obtained by Panda Cloud Antivirus in the latest AV-Test evaluation, in which our solution was ranked as the best free antivirus solution”, said Alberto Añón, Panda Cloud Antivirus Product Manager at Panda Security.

Top Ratings by AV-Test

The latest evaluation and certification report published by the prestigious IT security institute AV-Test rates Panda Cloud Antivirus as the best free antivirus solution. The product obtained top ratings in the protection (6/6) and ease of use (6/6) areas, without a single false positive.

Close Interaction with the User Community

The new beta version is now available for download at:

Beta versions play an essential role in tuning up and developing the final product. Only by listening to and interacting with users can we develop a solution that really meets the needs of our user community,” explained Añon.

About Panda Security

Founded in 1990, Panda Security is the world’s leading provider of cloud-based security solutions, with products available in more than 23 languages and millions of users located in 195 countries around the world. Panda Security was the first IT security company to harness the power of cloud computing with its Collective Intelligence technology. This innovative security model can automatically analyze and classify thousands of new malware samples every day, guaranteeing corporate customers and home users the most effective protection against Internet threats with minimum impact on system performance. Panda Security has 56 offices throughout the globe with US headquarters in Florida and European headquarters in Spain

Panda Security collaborates with The Stella Project, a program aimed at promoting the incorporation into the community and workplace of people with Down syndrome and other intellectual disabilities, as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility policy.