Wednesday, September 1, 2010
Panda Security: At the top of the comparative tests in Anti-Malware
Effectiveness of prevention technologies and cloud protection available to the public and the ability of Panda Security to detect new malware, while minimizing the impact of performance in computer resources revealed a comparative series of independent tests.
More specifically, in two tests conducted by an independent body AV-Comparatives.org in the beginning of the year, Panda Antivirus Pro managed to overcome its malware detection capabilities of larger competitors. In the second part of Main Test Series category Retrospective / Proactive in AV-Comparatives.org last May in Panda Antivirus Pro 2010 won the top score on the ability of prevention. According to the report by AV-Comparatives.org, this field test "shows how good is the proactive detection capabilities of scanners to detect new threats." In fact, Panda Security is the top performance at a rate of about 63% to detect new malware, using only heuristics and generic signatures. the first part of the trial relating to On-Demand Malware Detection, held in February 2010 Panda Antivirus Pro 2010 also achieved high scores, with 99.2% in identifying specimens.