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September 14, 2020 - This week on Lock and Code, we talk to Pieter Arntz, malware intelligence researcher for Malwarebytes, about Google Chrome extensions.
July 14, 2020 - Google will no longer allow advertising of stalkerware and spyware tools, but a written exception could allow some companies to skirt the rules.
February 7, 2020 - We look at some of the ways people have gamed online mapping systems over the years.
April 12, 2019 - We all want those Instagram likes and followers. But what if the app that’s supposed to be assisting you is also stealing your username and password? As a matter of fact, that’s exactly what we found in three fake Instagram assistance apps found on Google Play.
March 13, 2019 - Last month, Google announced that its Nest Secure would be updated to work with Google Assistant software. The problem? Google never told users its product had a microphone to begin with. Simple oversight or invasion of privacy? We break it down.
March 8, 2019 - A particularly dangerous Google Chrome zero-day is already being used in real-world attacks. Despite Google's auto update feature, users will need to close and restart their browser in order to be protected.
March 1, 2019 - A recently released paper by Google has resurrected the spirit of Spectre, a seemingly never-ending threat to most makes of processor. We take a look at what this means, and what the Universal Read Gadget means for most technology users.
February 6, 2019 - The search giant isn’t “killing” (a.k.a. getting rid of) the URL, unlike some sensationalist and eye-rolling headlines have put it. They are slowly giving it a facelift.
November 28, 2018 - Google has taken action against advertisements on their network offering ESTA application services at an inflated price. We see if potentially dubious sites are still lurking, using common search terms.