Tag: Google Play Protect

Aptoide developers file antitrust complaint against Google Play

Makers of Aptoide, an alternative app market for Android users, have filed an antitrust complaint to the European Union saying that Google is preventing...

Android Security 2017: Machine learning helped Google prevent installation of 60.3% of harmful apps

Google made public its Android Security Year in Review report for 2017 today as a part of its continuing effort to educate Android users...

Google took down 700,000 malicious apps in 2017, almost double the 2016 number

It’s pretty hard to imagine how hard Google works to keep the Play Store secure. There are always malicious hackers up to no good...

Factory Mode on OnePlus 3, 3T triggering Google Play Protect warning

In November 2017, OnePlus was again in the spotlight for the wrong reason – at that time, a user was able to exploit a...

Google Play Protect disables phone’s Bluetooth, temporary solution found

Google has been hyping on Android’s tougher protection against malware and Trojans, and part of that protection system is Google Play Protect that comes...

Google launching Google Play Protect, a new security solution for your Android device

With all the news of malware getting into the Google Play Store masquerading as legit apps, Android’s primary app market needs a boost in...