The latest news and insights from Google on security and safety on the Internet
September 20, 2018
Android and Google Play Security Rewards Programs surpass $3M in payouts
Posted by Jason Woloz and Mayank Jain, Android Security & Privacy Team [Cross-posted from the Android Developers Blog ] Our And...
August 30, 2018
Introducing the Tink cryptographic software library
Posted by Thai Duong, Information Security Engineer, on behalf of Tink team At Google, many product teams use cryptographic techniques to ...
August 22, 2018
Evolution of Android Security Updates
Posted by Dave Kleidermacher, VP, Head of Security - Android, Chrome OS, Play [Cross-posted from the Android Developers Blog ] At Google...
August 20, 2018
A reminder about government-backed phishing
Posted by Shane Huntley, Threat Analysis Group TLDR: Government-backed phishing has been in the news lately. If you receive a warning in G...
August 15, 2018
Expanding our Vulnerability Reward Program to combat platform abuse
Posted by Eric Brown and Marc Henson, Trust & Safety Since 2010, Google’s Vulnerability Reward Programs have awarded more than $12 mil...
August 10, 2018
Google Public DNS turns 22.214.171.124 years old
Posted by Alexander Dupuy, Software Engineer Once upon a time, we launched Google Public DNS , which you might know by its iconic IP addre...
July 11, 2018
Mitigating Spectre with Site Isolation in Chrome
Posted by Charlie Reis, Site Isolator Speculative execution side-channel attacks like Spectre are a newly discovered security risk for web...
June 27, 2018
Compiler-based security mitigations in Android P
Posted by Ivan Lozano, Information Security Engineer [Cross-posted from the Android Developers Blog ] Android's switch to LLVM/Cla...
June 21, 2018
Better Biometrics in Android P
Posted by Vishwath Mohan, Security Engineer [Cross-posted from the Android Developers Blog ] To keep users safe, most apps and devices h...
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