Backdoor spreads as a fake Chrome update

Doctor Web experts warned that a fake update for Chrome is being distributed through compromised WordPress sites. So, a JavaScript script built into the code of hacked pages redirects visitors to a phishing page where they are offered to install an important security update for the browser. The download file is a Malware installer that allows attackers to remotely control infected computers. At the moment, more than 2000 people have downloaded this “update”.

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Google abandons important Chrome browser feature

In fact, from the day the first version of the Chrome browser was released in 2008 and until now, Google has been using the popular User Agent client authentication mechanism. It is needed to track the browser version and enable or disable certain functions available on the sites. A new statement by the company indicates that in the near future, Google will refuse such an algorithm.

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Google Pixel 4 XL, Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra, iPhone 11 Pro Max and Sirin Finney named the safest smartphones

Resource Gadget Hacks compiled a list of the most secure in terms of security user data smartphones in 2020. The list includes Google Pixel 4 XL, Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra, iPhone 11 Pro Max and Sirin Cyber ​​Finney crypto smartphone.

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Google will facilitate the development of quantum applications and neural networks

Several large companies already have quantum computers in their hands. One of the main problems remains the lack of universal software that can be used for a wide range of tasks. Therefore, Google has developed a set of tools that allows you to harness the power of quantum computers to create machine learning systems.

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Google has canceled its largest event, which were supposed to present Android 11

The reason is the same – coronavirus
Google has supported the tendency to cancel events since the beginning of the year due to concerns about an outbreak of coronavirus. MWC 2020 and GTC 2020 have already been canceled, and today it became known that the Google I / O conference this year will not be either.

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Google AI scans billions of attachments in Gmail messages, identifies malicious documents

Google spoke about the work of the Gmail message attachment scanner, which is designed to ensure the safety of users by identifying malicious documents. Allegedly, such documents account for 58% of all malicious attacks aimed at Gmail users. Effective counteraction to malefactors became possible thanks to technologies of artificial intelligence.

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Google is not afraid of coronavirus: Android 11 will be shown on time

In mid-May, Google plans to hold an annual conference for developers, within which it will introduce the new mobile operating system Android 11. Despite the epidemic of coronavirus, the company will not refuse the event and is currently contacting potential participants. However, particularly worried about their health, Google has proposed special conditions.

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Things are good and without Google. Facebook App, Twitter, and Instagram Coming Soon in Huawei AppGallery Store

Last year showed that Huawei is able not only to survive, but also to increase sales even under the influence of sanctions. However, almost all of last year, Huawei did not experience the consequences of one of its main problems – the lack of Google services on smartphones.

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