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Apr 02, 2019
Google: 30.3 million app downloads on the Play Store in 2018 were potentially harmful0.04 percent of downloads from Google Play were classified as potentially harmful applications by Google.
Mar 14, 2019
Android Q's first beta is here for all Pixel devices: Here's what's newBefore we have an official build for Android Q, we shall see six betas in total.
May 26, 2018
Thousands of affordable Android smartphones across countries including India come preloaded with malware: ReportAvast claimed that most of the devices which have been found to be carrying adware are not certified by Google and carry an adware that called "Cosiloon".
Feb 05, 2018
Google India launches a public initiative named #SecurityCheckKiya to create internet safety awarenessGoogle will make this information available on its homepage and will encourage users to take the first step of Security Check on Safer Internet Day.
Oct 25, 2017
Google Play Protect anti-malware system falls flat when faced with real-life threat testGoogle Play Protect detected only 65 percent of the 3,016 samples used as a set apparatus for the test, the lowest among all solutions enlisted.
Aug 31, 2017
Android Oreo 8.0 OTA rollout begins for Google's select Pixel and Nexus smartphonesFor those who do not want to wait for an update notification of Android Oreo 8.0, can install the OTA zip which also has a factory image for download.
Aug 30, 2017
Google introduces ‘Play Protect’ label for certified Android-powered smartphonesGoogle announced this new logo in a blog post on its blog to help make it easier for users to check that the Android device they are buying is stable and secure.
Aug 10, 2017
Google Play Protect unifies security features in Android; server-side update starts rolling-outGoogle Play Protect was announced at Google I/O in May, but missed headlines at the time because of it being just a rebrand of Android's security features.
Jul 29, 2017
Google blocks Lipizzan Android spyware found while investigating Chrysaor spywareA new batch of spyware named 'Lipizzan' that could capture users' text messages, voice calls, location data and photos has been blocked by Google.