Panda Cloud Cleaner, another cloud based malware scanner and cleaning software designed by Panda Security to detect any possible malware infection that traditional desktop anti malware cannot detect locally. This Advanced malware scanner utilizing Collective Intelligence (scanning in-the-cloud) Panda Security Cloud technology to scan the PC for malware threads.
To get started, download Panda cloud cleaner from developer site and install it on your computer. Once the Panda Cloud Cleaner appear, click on “Accept and Scan” button to start scan malware threads on your computer. The cloud malware scanning will take around few minutes or more to complete and on completing depending the number of files on your computer.
A progress bar will be showing the progress of the transaction total during malware scanning. Plus other information likes how many percentage and sectors on your computer already been analyzed, and information on which site is undergoing verification at the time. After finishing the scanning, the malware scanning result will be send to the Panda cloud server for analyzing and send back to you the analyzed report.
If any infection found, Panda Cloud Cleaner will provides you an option to remove that from your computer. You can choose either immediately remove infections by clicking the “Clean” button or you can view details by clicking on the arrow appears on the right side of the screen.
The only disadvantage about Panda Cloud Cleaner is doesn’t have real-time protection and doesn’t work in any way to replace a conventional antivirus scanner. It’s on demand scanning that detects infections that are already there and lets you remove them from your computer. Panda Cloud Cleaner can be downloaded (18MB) free from developer’s website.
Overall, Panda Cloud Cleaner is a pretty unique malware scanner tool to detect possible malware threats using cloud based service with attractive UI. This cloud based malware scanner works on Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 8 Release.