Order out of chaos? The saga of Chronicle continues with new security features for the Google Cloud Platform. RSA CONFERENCE 2020 – San Francisco – Chronicle — the once spun-off, now reabsorbed cybersecurity division of Google Cloud — launched a handful of new features at the RSA Conference, which kicked off in San Francisco this week.
A limited number of user videos were shared with others in a five-day incident from November. Google has notified users of Google Takeout — which allows people to download their individual data — that the service might have overshared their videos, as a “technical glitch” allowed certain videos to be downloaded by people who weren’t
The iPhone can now be used in lieu of a physical security key as a means of protecting Google accounts. Google today announced updates to its Advanced Protection Program (APP), including the option for Apple iPhone users to use their smartphone as a security key instead of buying a separate physical key. It’s also bringing
The active attack involving three malicious Android applications is the first exploiting CVE-2019-2215, Trend Micro researchers report. Researchers have discovered an attack exploiting CVE-2019-2215, which leverages three malicious apps in the Google Play store to compromise a target device and collect users’ data. This threat is linked to the SideWinder advanced persistent threat (APT) group,
A series of security enhancements seek to protect users from phishing and warn them when credentials have been compromised. Passwords are a fact of security life for more users, and Google has just announced a series of new password protections in its Chrome browser on all platforms. The first is an immediate alert if the
Google expands its Android Security Rewards program and multiplies its top cash prize from $200,000 to $1 million. An expansion of Google’s Android Security Rewards (ASR) program includes a new top prize of $1 million, a massive increase from the previous top prize of $200,000, Google reported today. Researchers could earn even more for exploits
External Key Manager and Key Access Justification are intended to give organizations greater visibility into requests for data access. Google Cloud today debuted new capabilities, External Key Manager and Key Access Justifications, to give customers greater visibility into who requests access to their information and the reasoning behind these requests. They also have the ability
The fix addresses CVE-2019-13720, a high-severity, use-after-free vulnerability discovered by Kaspersky Lab researchers. Google upped the ante for Halloween frights when it issued a Chrome browser update to patch two vulnerabilities, one of which is a high-severity zero-day being actively exploited in the wild. Chrome version 78.0.3904.87 is for Windows, Mac, and Linux, and it