Panda Cloud Antivirus 2.1 is out, the new version arrives with a very important new feature called anti-exploit technology,which is based on behavioral protection mechanism, it does not rely on signatures and capable to uncover new variants before they become known.
So based on this new Anti-exploit technology, the cloud antivirus detects and neutralizes malware that exploits zero-day vulnerabilities (Java, Adobe, MS Office..) like Blackhole or Redkit before it infects the PC.
Additionally,the new version provides real-time protection for Windows 8 Store apps, UI improvements and bug fixes.Also this version adds performance improvements to maintain Panda Cloud Antivirus lightness and minor improvements suggested by users.
What’s new in Panda Cloud Antivirus version 2.1:
- Anti-exploit protection
- Real-time protection for Windows 8 Store apps
- Interface and performance improvements (UI will open faster, e.g.)
- Unspecified bug fixes
Panda Cloud Antivirus free edition provides you with the fastest protection against the newest viruses thanks to its cloud-scanning from PandaLabs’ servers. Panda Cloud Antivirus is truly install and forget. Don’t worry about updates, configuration or complicated decisions ever again.
Panda Cloud Antivirus features:
- Community-based firewall (pro edition only).
- Cloud-based disinfection engine.
- Behavioral analysis engine in the free edition.
- Offline protection.
- Process monitor allows seeing Internet connections on a per process basis.
- Advanced configuration options such as asking for confirmation before neutralizing.
- Compatible with Windows 8.
If you already have an existing version of Panda Cloud Antivirus you don’t need to do anything. The new Panda Cloud Antivirus 2.1 will automatically upgrade your existing version.
All existing Panda Cloud Antivirus 2.0 both in Free and Pro Editions will upgrade automatically and transparently to the new Panda Cloud Antivirus 2.1,if you don’t want to wait for the automatic and transparent upgrade you can download the installer from below link.