The latest news and insights from Google on security and safety on the Internet
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...
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...
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