Along by the development of Cloud technology, developer has developed various application using Cloud technology. The latest one is Cloud antivirus usage, where we don’t need to store update antivirus data in PC or laptop, but just by using Cloud basis data from developer.
Several moment ago, SOT reviewed Panda Antivirus which uses this technology. This time, China-origin software company, Kingsoft, also release Cloud-basis antivirus, which is, Kingsoft Antivirus 2012.
This Antivirus has sophisticated interface and has many features. Not just functioned as antivirus, this application can also function as anti malware, even anti hack! How come? Because Kingsoft Antivirus has facility to recognize backdoor which used to be existed in extension, addon, script or various other programs you’ve installed.
This Backdoor commonly is exploited by hackers, so they can took your cookies which possibliy stored username and password data to enter certain site. It would be dangerous if what they got is username and password to your bank account!
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Kingsoft called their scanning technology as Smart Scan, which actually faster than Panda antivirus in scanning your hard drive. One of the flagship feature of this Kingsoft is K+Defense, which stopped virus from cloud. Interface of this application also simple.
There are many tabs up there, they are Home, Virus Scan, Defense, Anti-Hacker and Utilities. Tab Home will make you possible to find out the latest status from various protection features which can be enable/disable in Defense tab – just like System Defense, Web Defense, IM Defense, Video Defense, Download Shield and USB Defense. Here you can see yourself, how complete protection offered by this Kingsoft Cloud Antivirus.
Virus scan has three options, they are Quick Scan, Full Scan, and Custom Scan. After SOT tried it, in fact scan procedure is so fast. However, it needs time to test it against various viruses and malware in digital world.
Defense Tab shows various protection offered by Kingsoft Antivirus. This protection form includes protection to hard drive or website. It will make you feel more secure in surfing the Net.
Anti-Hacker Tab is the most attractive option because Kingsoft said this application is able to search ‘backdoor’ which commonly existed in add-ons or extension script. This backdoor can be exploited by hacker to steal your cookies. An attractive facility in SOT’s opinion….
Use your Utilities tab, you can check about your ‘weak’ or easy-to-be exploited applications. Kingsoft even offer to fix your weak applications.
From various features offered, it is a new breakthrough in antivirus technology. There’s nothing wrong for you to try this Kingsoft Cloud Antivirus to secure more your PC or laptop from various disturbance when surfing the internet!