TairikuOkami

Level 21
Content Creator
Verified
Joined
May 13, 2017
Messages
1,020
Operating System
Windows 10
#3
I would say, it is even lighter than before. I think, they have added gaming mode and option to disable notications.
URL filtering does not seems to do/block anything, at least not on Yandex. In a quick test, it blocked 8 out of 10 threats.
 

Attachments

amico81

Level 14
Verified
Joined
Jan 10, 2017
Messages
661
Operating System
Windows 10
Antivirus
Comodo
#4
thx a lot for your quick test. yes panda free is light for years.
with firefox the web protection is very agressive ( i think the reason for the good scores @ av-test and av-comparatives)
Game mode exists in older versions too
the toolbar is crap
 

TairikuOkami

Level 21
Content Creator
Verified
Joined
May 13, 2017
Messages
1,020
Operating System
Windows 10
#6
Do you know why is Panda called Panda? - Panda Security

But why the name Panda for a security company? Have a guess! Is it:

a. Because the panda bear is not native to China, as believed, but to Spain, the country of origin of Panda Security.
b. Because the company was founded by a bunch of friends, and bunch of friends in Spanish translates as “panda”.
c. Because one of the creative’s favourite stuffed animal was a panda.
P.S.: I have actually liked it more, when they used the cute panda icon. If they were still using it, I would use it as a realtime AV, just for that alone. :)
 

bribon77

Level 22
Verified
Joined
Jul 6, 2017
Messages
1,107
Operating System
Linux
#8
Last edited:

Antimalware18

Level 8
Verified
Joined
Jan 17, 2014
Messages
384
Operating System
Windows 10
Antivirus
Windows Defender
#9
Think I might give this a spin. I used to like panda cloud years ago then on the past 2 machines ive owned for some reason the popups for a detection will lag around 1-2 minutes behind removal of file (same with Bitdefender free) wonder if this might be gone in this version.
 

RoboMan

Level 25
Content Creator
Verified
Joined
Jun 24, 2016
Messages
1,463
Operating System
Windows 10
Antivirus
Kaspersky
#12
What is this childish like theme with picture backgrounds? I seriously dislike the GUI... I hope they improved the product...
 
Joined
Dec 24, 2011
Messages
379
#14
I would say, it is even lighter than before.
I concur, only 9MB here.
The only thing now is that Windows Defender did not "deactivate" itself, MsMpEng.exe still running at a new world heaviest champion record 101 MB!!!
This is very bad when running it by itself, extremely sluggish, but a real pain in the A.. alongside Panda.
Anyone knows the best way to disable this " feature" from Microsoft?

/W
 
Joined
Nov 15, 2017
Messages
331
Operating System
Windows 10
Antivirus
Kaspersky
#16
One question, when you scan for malware also see the registry keys scanned? Greetings friends.
 
Likes: Vasudev

Arequire

Level 22
Content Creator
Verified
Joined
Feb 10, 2017
Messages
1,161
#18
One question, when you scan for malware also see the registry keys scanned? Greetings friends.
I don't remember keys being visually scanned in the previous version and as far as I'm aware the scanning process hasn't changed.
Hi anyone know if detection has increased ?
Noting new detection wise. Still the same mediocre signatures and slow-to-react behaviour blocker.