The latest news and insights from Google on security and safety on the Internet
December 13, 2017
Securing communications between Google services with Application Layer Transport Security
Posted by Cesar Ghali and Julien Boeuf, Engineers on the Security & Privacy Team At Google, protection of customer data is a top priori...
December 1, 2017
Additional protections by Safe Browsing for Android users
Posted by Paul Stanton and Brooke Heinichen, Safe Browsing Team Updated on 12/14/17 to further distinguish between Unwanted Software Polic...
November 27, 2017
Tizi: Detecting and blocking socially engineered spyware on Android
Posted by Anthony Desnos, Megan Ruthven, and Richard Neal, Google Play Protect security engineers and Clement Lecigne, Threat Analysis Group...
November 14, 2017
Lock it up! New hardware protections for your lock screen with the Google Pixel 2
Posted by Xiaowen Xin, Android Security Team The new Google Pixel 2 ships with a dedicated hardware security module designed to be robust a...
November 9, 2017
New research: Understanding the root cause of account takeover
Posted by Kurt Thomas, Anti-Abuse Research; Angelika Moscicki, Account Security Account takeover, or ‘hijacking’, is unfortunately a common...
October 19, 2017
Introducing the Google Play Security Reward Program
Posted by Renu Chaudhary, Android Security and Rahul Mishra, Program Manager We have long enjoyed a close relationship with the security r...
October 2, 2017
Behind the Masq: Yet more DNS, and DHCP, vulnerabilities
Posted by Fermin J. Serna, Staff Software Engineer, Matt Linton, Senior Security Engineer and Kevin Stadmeyer, Technical Program Manager O...
September 27, 2017
Broadening HSTS to secure more of the Web
Posted by Ben McIlwain, Google Registry The security of the Web is of the utmost importance to Google. One of the most powerful tools in th...
September 11, 2017
Safe Browsing: Protecting more than 3 billion devices worldwide, automatically
Posted by Stephan Somogyi, Safe Browsing Emeritus and Allison Miller, Security & Privacy [Cross-posted from The Keyword ] In 2007, w...
Chrome’s Plan to Distrust Symantec Certificates
Posted by Devon O’Brien, Ryan Sleevi, Andrew Whalley, Chrome Security This post is a broader announcement of plans already finalized on t...
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