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Panda Internet Security 2012 Ranks as Best-Performing Antivirus in Recent AV-Comparatives Evaluation

June 21, 2012

ORLANDO, Fla., June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, today announced that Panda Internet Security 2012 has achieved the Advanced+ rating in the latest Performance tests from AV-Comparatives.org, the independent review lab. These results showcase the solution’s powerful protection capabilities and minimum resource consumption.

The tests were conducted in May and consisted of several subtests that judged the speed of file copying, archiving/unarchiving, installing/uninstalling, downloading and launching applications. Panda Internet Security 2012 achieved excellent results in nine out of the ten tests.

“This certification proves the excellent work done we’ve done at Panda Security to minimize resource consumption and leveraging our Collective Intelligence technologies, while delivering maximum protection for users’ PCs,” said Pedro Bustamante, senior research advisor at Panda Security.

The full report is available at: http://www.av-comparatives.org/en/comparativesreviews/performance-tests.

For more information about Panda Internet Security 2012, please visit: http://www.pandasecurity.com/spain/homeusers/solutions/internet-security/.

About Panda Security
Founded in 1990, Panda Security is the world’s leading provider of cloud-based security solutions, with products available in more than 23 languages and millions of users located in 195 countries around the World. Panda Security was the first IT security company to harness the power of cloud computing with its Collective Intelligence technology. This innovative security model can automatically analyze and classify thousands of new malware samples every day, guaranteeing corporate customers and home users the most effective protection against Internet threats with minimum impact on system performance. Panda Security has 56 offices throughout the globe with US headquarters in Florida and European headquarters in Spain.

Panda Security collaborates with Special Olympics, WWF and Invest for Children as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility policy.

For more information, visit http://www.pandasecurity.com/.

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