Panda has released the first cloud based antivirus, current release of cloud antivirus is in beta and users who want to try their hands on cloud antivirus program can download it from Panda website. Panda cloud antivirus consists of a lightweight antivirus agent that is connected in real-time to Panda Lab’s Collective Intelligence servers to protect faster against the newest malware variants while barely impacting PC performance.
Panda cloud antivirus uses Collective Intelligence malware and goodware online database to detect virus programs instead of traditional signature-based solutions. Panda cloud antivirus require 50 MB of free space and occupies 17 MB of RAM. Panda Cloud Antivirus is for Windows XP and Windows Vista, with planned support for Windows 7 when it’s released.