The latest news and insights from Google on security and safety on the Internet
July 26, 2017
From Chrysaor to Lipizzan: Blocking a new targeted spyware family
Posted by Megan Ruthven Android Security, Ken Bodzak Threat Analysis Group, Neel Mehta Threat Analysis Group Android Security is always de...
July 20, 2017
Final removal of trust in WoSign and StartCom Certificates
Posted by Andrew Whalley and Devon O'Brien, Chrome Security As previously announced , Chrome has been in the process of removing trust...
July 12, 2017
Identifying Intrusive Mobile Apps Using Peer Group Analysis
Posted by Martin Pelikan, Giles Hogben, and Ulfar Erlingsson of Google’s Security and Privacy team Mobile apps entertain and assist us, ma...
June 9, 2017
Making the Internet safer and faster: Introducing reCAPTCHA Android API
Posted by Wei Liu, Product Manager, reCAPTCHA When we launched reCAPTCHA ten years ago, we had a simple goal: enable users to visit the sit...
June 2, 2017
Announcing Google Capture the Flag 2017
Posted by Josh Armour Security Program Manager On 00:00:01 UTC of June 17th and 18th, 2017 we’ll be hosting the online qualification round...
June 1, 2017
2017 Android Security Rewards
Posted by Mayank Jain and Scott Roberts, Android Security team [Cross-posted from the Android Developers Blog ] Two years ago, we launch...
May 31, 2017
New Built-In Gmail Protections to Combat Malware in Attachments
Posted by Sri Somanchi, Product Manager, Gmail anti-spam Today we announced new security features for Gmail customers , including early phi...
May 8, 2017
OSS-Fuzz: Five months later, and rewarding projects
Posted by Oliver Chang, Abhishek Arya (Security Engineers, Chrome Security), Kostya Serebryany (Software Engineer, Dynamic Tools), and Josh ...
May 5, 2017
Protecting You Against Phishing
Posted by Mark Risher, Director, Counter Abuse Technology As many email users know, phishing attacks—or emails that impersonate a trusted ...
April 27, 2017
Next Steps Toward More Connection Security
Posted by Emily Schechter, Chrome Security Team In January, we began our quest to improve how Chrome communicates the connection security...
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