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Should I remove Panda Dome?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,367
United States Rank #11,502
Reach 0.0106%
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Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)


VersionDistribution 1.44% 0.96% 0.96% 0.48% 1.44%
18.6.1 0.48% 6.73%
18.6.0 2.40% 58.65%
18.5.0 4.33% 20.19%
18.4.0 1.92%

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Panda Dome


Panda Dome is a software program developed by Panda Security. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The setup package generally installs about 44 files and is usually about 122.71 MB (128,673,165 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 87% of users of Panda Dome come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.pandasecurity.com/redirector/?app=Home&prod=4252&lang=fre&custom=190612
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Panda Security\Panda Security Protection\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Panda Security\Panda Security Protection\Setup.exe" /X{0A576CEE-2C4F-43FD-8B4C-73BE117787A6}
Estimated size: 122.71 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Panda Dome

  • Interop.SHDocVw.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'SHDocVw'.
  • asapsdk.dll (by CYREN Software) - CYREN Advanced Security SDK
  • BindableConverterParameter.dll - BindableConverterParameter
  • GalaSoft.MvvmLight.Extras.dll (by GalaSoft Laurent Bugnion @ http://www.galasoft.ch) - GalaSoft.MvvmLight.Extras
  • Hydra.Sdk.Windows.Service.exe - Hydra Sdk Windows Service
  • CommsWrapper.dll - Cloud Antivirus Platform (Communications Wrapper)
  • NConv.dll - Nano Network Security (Nano Converter)
  • JobLauncher.exe - Consumer Application (Scheduled jobs launcher)
  • ConsoleCommonWpfLib.dll - ConsoleCommonWpfLib
  • GalaSoft.MvvmLight.dll (by GalaSoft Laurent Bugnion @ http://www.galasoft.ch) - GalaSoft.MvvmLight
  • Hydra.Sdk.Windows.dll - Hydra.Sdk.Windows
  • Hydra.Sdk.Common.dll - Hydra.Sdk.Common
  • DotNetOpenAuth.Core.dll - DotNetOpenAuth (DotNetOpenAuth.Core)
  • DotNetOpenAuth.OAuth2.Client.dll - DotNetOpenAuth.OAuth2.Client
  • DotNetOpenAuth.OAuth2.ClientAuthorization.dll - DotNetOpenAuth.OAuth2.ClientAuthorization
  • DotNetOpenAuth.OAuth2.dll - DotNetOpenAuth.OAuth2
  • Hydra.Sdk.Vpn.dll - Hydra.Sdk.Vpn
  • NdkApi.Analysis.dll - Consumer NDK (NDK On Demand Analysis Manager)
  • NdkApi.Common.dll - NDK Common utilities library
  • NdkApi.Communication.dll - NDK Communications Manager
  • NdkApi.Configuration.dll - UA Platform (NDK Configurations Manager)
  • NdkApi.dll - NDK Entry API
  • Hydra.Sdk.Backend.dll (by AnchorFree) - Hydra.Sdk (Hydra.Sdk.Backend)
  • MiniCrypto.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • JobLauncher.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{8AA14183-B06A-474B-B6CC-C01602593A58}' (runs daily at 10:30).
  • Hydra.Sdk.Windows.Service.exe runs as a service named 'Panda VPN Service' (Panda VPN Service).

How do I remove Panda Dome?

You can uninstall Panda Dome from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Panda Dome, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Panda Dome.

Win 10 72%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 72.12%
Windows 7 26.92%
Windows XP 0.48%
Windows Vista 0.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 38.94%
Windows 10 Pro 19.23%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.06%
Windows 7 Home Premium 10.10%
Windows 7 Professional 5.29%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 4.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

86.54% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 86.54%
  France 4.28%
  United Kingdom 2.75%
  Netherlands 1.53%
  Italy 0.92%
  Belgium 0.61%
  Canada 0.61%
  Spain 0.61%
  Brazil 0.31%
  Hungary 0.31%
  Kuwait 0.31%
  Portugal 0.31%
  Singapore 0.31%
  UA 0.31%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 24.06%
Hewlett-Packard 22.56%
ASUS 15.79%
Dell 14.29%
Lenovo 9.02%
Samsung 3.76%
Intel 2.26%
Apple 1.50%
MSI 1.50%
Sahara 1.50%
Toshiba 1.50%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.50%
Acer Aspire ES1-523 1.80%
Acer Aspire TC-605 1.80%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.80%
HP HP Notebook 1.80%

About Panda Security

Panda Security is a software security developer focusing on the production of antivirus software whose line of to include firewalls, spam and spyware detection applications, cybercrime prevention technology, and other security tools for businesses and home users.
Publisher URL: www.pandasecurity.com


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