Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, today announced the beta release of Panda Antivirus Pro 2012 compatible with Windows 8 Consumer Preview. Users who have installed the beta version of the new Microsoft operating system will benefit from the best protection against malware. Consumers can download it free from

Panda Antivirus Pro 2012 is the easiest-to-use protection in Panda’s 2012 consumer product lineup, designed specifically to offer maximum protection with minimum resource consumption. Panda’s 2012 solutions leverage Collective Intelligence, the company’s exclusive cloud-computing technology, to collect threat intelligence from millions of computer users and deliver automated, instantaneous protection against known and unknown malware. Every day, PandaLabs receives nearly 73,000 new files that Collective Intelligence automatically analyzes, classifies and remedies. By gathering information on malware from the worldwide Panda community, Collective Intelligence continuously improves protection levels and offers more rapid response to the newest and most dangerous malware attacks.

According to Enrique Aguilera, Vice President of Consumer Sales & Marketing: “Making our 2012 solutions compatible with Microsoft’s upcoming operating system was essential for us. For over 20 years, Panda Security has been innovating and developing new technologies to protect our customers from all kinds of threats: Wwe are always there when users need us.”

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