Home / Apps / Tips and tricks / Google Play Pro...

GOOGLE PLAY PROTECT WILL PROTECT YOUR ANDROID AGAINST MALICIOUS APPS!


Date: 2017-07-25
Mobapp.mobi,Apps,News,Google,Google Play Protect,Google Play Store,Android,Malicious,

Security remains a major concern in Android devices so Google's new security tool is designed to protect your Android from malicious apps on the Play Store known as Google Play Protect. 

Google Play Protect is a new security system that will automatically scan your Android device to identify and flag malicious apps. The app is integrated into Google Play and gets a dedicated page where you can learn more about it, see what apps have been scanned at the time of the last scan. To access Google Play Protect, go to Google Play app > Security > Verify apps.

Scanning your device for threats and sending unknown apps to Google for better detection is optional. Google analyses privacy and security signals for every app on the Play Store. This will help Google to identify harmless looking apps in which malicious code is introduced through updates at a later stage. 

As much as Google is trying to protect everyone, it's up to you as a user to be vigilant regarding what you download, especially if it's from a third party website for example.

Check out the video below for more info, and be safe, it's a crazy world out there!




Article Tags: Malicious Android Google Play Store Google Play Protect Google News Apps Mobapp.mobi

Recommended


You may also enjoy...

iMessage iPhone  iPhone  Android  Apple devices  Google  Android Messages iPhone message on Android

iPhone's best feature is coming to Android phones...

over 2 years ago

Amazon  Apps  News  Appnations  Android  Internet  Amazon Internet Chrome

Amazon made an efficient app to save data...

over 2 years ago

Spotify  Music streaming  On-demand playlists  Redesigned Spotify  Apps  Appnations  News Latest Spotify

On-demand playlists are coming with a new Spotify...

over 2 years ago

AppNations Productivity Apps Opera Facebook Opera data privacy Facebook data leak

Opera benefits from the Facebook data leak, boasting huge increases...

over 2 years ago



favicon
appnations.com © 2020