Google Expands – Advanced Protection Program For Chrome

Google Advanced Protection Program
Google Advanced Protection Program

Google is always working to improve their security. Now it increase with Advance Protection Program (APP).

Google Unveiled its Advance Protection Program in 2017, now it expands with its Chrome Browser. It is expanding with direct block malicious files through Chrome.

What is Advance Protection Program

The Advanced Protection Program safeguards the personal Google Accounts of anyone at risk of targeted attacks – like journalists, activists, business leaders, and political campaign teams.

Chrome Advance Protection Program

Advanced Protection Program users who have turned on sync in Chrome will automatically start receiving stronger protections against risky downloads across the web, like files containing malware. Advanced Protection users already benefit from malware protections beyond Gmail’s standard, industry-leading safeguards.

As a result, cyber attackers are shifting their strategies to threaten Advanced Protection users outside of email with linked malware and “drive-by downloads” where users unknowingly download harmful software onto their devices.

Google Advanced Protection
Screenshot Advanced Protection by Google

To protect our users proactively, attempts to download certain risky files will now show additional warnings, or in some cases even be blocked. While Chrome protects all users against malware, Advanced Protection users will get an even stronger level of protection.

Also Read- Google Increase Chrome OS Bounty Program Up-to $150,000

The Advanced Protection Program safeguards the personal Google Accounts of anyone at risk of targeted attacks – like journalists, activists, business leaders, and political campaign teams.

How To Turn On Advance Protection Program?

Go to Chrome Browser and Turn on Sync. Once it activated, Google Chrome will automatically blocks to malicious files to download. APP will block known Malware and unknown files.

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