Today Panda Cloud Antivirus 2.9 Beta has been released, it arrives with a redesigned interface and new Wi-Fi Monitor feature.The developer Panda software has announced that this beta version has several important changes and improvements.The major change you will notice is the re-designed interface, now the Panda Cloud Antivirus has a new modern design and intuitive inspired by Windows 8.1 OS UI.
The new-interface also allows users to customize the layout, similar to android mobile home screen , you can slide and move the module from one screen to another screen in the main panel. The main panel of the app has 3 screens to slide, where you allocate your preferred modules, for instance you can drag the ‘Firewall’ tile to the end of the first screen and can place it on the second screen.
The new feature available in this version is ‘Wi-Fi Monitor’, this feature will let you know when some one tries to steal your Wi-Fi or tries get access to your network. Wi-Fi monitor will show a list of devices currently connected to your network and this will help you to point out the intruder accessing your Wi-Fi network.
According to the developer, these new features and changes will be available to the public with launch of next major version , Panda Cloud Antivirus 3.0.This beta version is lighter and safer,furthermore greatly enhancing the protection capacity and product performance. But as this is a beta version, one should know that some issues may appear and its up-to the users to decide whether to try this beta or not.
“The role of beta versions is fundamental in shaping and developing the final product. Only by listening and interacting with the users, we can deploy improvements and suggestions ,finally building a best solution that meets the needs of our user community, “said Alberto Anon, Product Manager of Panda Cloud Antivirus.
Note: During the installation of this beta, un-check the options, ‘Panda Security’ toolbar, ‘MyStart’ as default home page and set ‘Yahoo’ as default search provider in browsers.
Panda Cloud Antivirus is one of the best free security solution provider, it offers a firewall with intrusion protection (IDS), immunization of USB drives and a strong cloud-based antivirus engine protecting against malicious content.
According to latest assessment and certification by AV-Test (Independent IT-Security Institute), Panda Cloud Antivirus has been regarded as the best free security solution. The product has earned the highest score in the areas of protection (6/6) and usability (6/6) without a single false positive. Panda Cloud Antivirus obtained the maximum score in two of three areas (protection and ease of use) against 25 free and paid security solutions.
“We are aware that we must continue to evolve our Antivirus solution to keep the trust of our customers. A sample of this continuing evolution are the excellent results obtained in recent comparative tests conducted by AV-Test, which stands out as Panda Cloud Antivirus best free security solution, “said Alberto Anon.
Download : Panda Cloud Antivirus 2.9 Beta