Panda Cloud Antivirus is a freely distributed antivirus tool that does a good job when installed on a computer. Although it requires slightly more resources than other counterparts of the same kind, it has an excellent detection rate and it will definitely be able to keep a computer clean from various threats. The installation is done in less than five minutes and during this time, a brief system scan will also be performed in order to inform users about the main threats that are present on their computers.
Of course, there are a lot of in-depth solutions for the scanning process and users can choose between various features in order to better protect their system. Quick scans and also full system scans are available and the latter should be used if the user wants a thorough analysis of the operating system, where more dangerous viruses might be located. These scans can also be scheduled so users can easily have a clean system without manually starting a scanning process. An interesting feature that the tool provides is that it automatically scans downloads from the internet and asks the user if he wants to scan newly connected devices, such as USB flash drives.
The interface is pretty clean and only the main tools are displayed on the main screen. The rest of them can be easily found in the sidebar, that provides drop-down lists with various tasks that the antivirus can accomplish. A firewall is also available and this one will protect the internet traffic. A white list can be created with ease as here, various user-selected application will receive full access to the web. However, if one wants more powerful security measures, he can easily use a slider to increase the aggressiveness level of the overall bundle. This way, more restrictions will be imposed.