With The App Defense Alliance, Google Play Protect Might Actually Keep Malware Off Your Phone
PCWorld|December 2019
Google has announced a new alliance to augment its inadequate Play Protect malware-detection system.
Michael Simon

While Android has come a long way in its fight against so-called “bad actors” in the Play Store, Google formation of a new App Defense Alliance with some of the biggest names in mobile security.

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