Archive for the ‘google apps’ Category

Google Stored G Suite Users’ Passwords in Plain-Text for 14 Years

May 22nd, 2019
After Facebook and Twitter, Google becomes the latest technology giant to have accidentally stored its users' passwords unprotected in plaintext on its servers—meaning any Google employee who has access to the servers could have read them. In a blog post published Tuesday, Google revealed that its G Suite platform mistakenly stored unhashed passwords of some of its enterprise users on

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New Android Malware Apps Use Motion Sensor to Evade Detection

January 18th, 2019
Even after so many efforts by Google for preventing its Play Store from malware, shady apps somehow managed to fool its anti-malware protections and get into its service to infect Android users with malware. Two such Android apps have recently been spotted on the Google Play Store by security researchers with the Trend Micro malware research team, infecting thousands of Android users who have

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New Android Smartphones will Come with Fewer Pre-installed Apps

August 25th, 2015

A sigh of relief indeed!

Google is finally listening to us; it is ditching its haunting bloatware from the upcoming Android smartphones and tablets.

As per the current situation, our Android devices are attacked with Google’s suite of apps like Google Play Games, Google Newsstand, Google Play Books.

The new Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is expected not to be pre-occupied with Google+.


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