Guide to Online Antivirus Solutions: NanoScan and TotalScan
by James Hicks - Thursday, 26 July 2007.
The tool works over an Active-X control which is automatically offered for download.





The scanning process is pretty thorough and it lasted for about 15-20 minutes.



After the scan is over, TotalScan shows a list of malware found on the tested computer. For easier understanding, malware is divided by threat level. Majority of lower threats are cookies, which in my perspective aren't a threat at all.



With a click of a button you can get more information on the specific problematic files on your computer - their location and further information from Panda's virus/malware encyclopedia.

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