Google Wants to Kill the URL

Posted by on Sep 4, 2018 in Google, Internet

Google’s Chrome browser turns 10 today, and in its short life it has introduced a lot of radical changes to the web. From popularizing auto-updates to aggressively promoting HTTPS web encryption, the Chrome security team likes to grapple with big, conceptual problems.

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You May Soon Be Able to Log Into Windows 10 Using a Google Account

Posted by on Aug 29, 2018 in Google, Windows

According to a new project uploaded to the Chromium team’s code review site, users may soon be able to login into Windows 10 using their Google G Suite accounts. This new feature uses a “Google Credential Provider” that will allow Windows to authenticate enterprise users against their company’s G Suite account and possibly regular Google accounts.

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Fortnite’s Android vulnerability leads to Google/Epic Games spat

Posted by on Aug 27, 2018 in Google, Miscellaneous

Epic Games’ popular shooter Fortnite has been out on Android for just a few weeks, and already there are concrete examples of some of the security fears brought about by the game’s unique distribution method. Google disclosed a vulnerability in the Fortnite Installer that could trick the installer into installing something other than Fortnite.

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