Google bakes phishing protection into the Gmail for Android app

Perhaps due to today’s outbreak of a widespread phishing scam, or simply by coincidence, Google is rolling out enhanced anti-phishing security checks in Gmail is a free, advertising-supported email service developed by Google for Android may refer to: Android (robot), a humanoid robot or synthetic organism designed to imitate a human Android (operating system), Google’s mobile operating system. When users may refer to: User (system), a person using a generic system User (computing), a person or software using an information system User (telecommunications), an entity using a telecommunications tap on a suspicious link, the above warning will now appear.

Judging by the page design, this feature appears to use Google’s Safe Browsing database, which catalogs sites known to host malware or trick users into giving away information. Ironically, this wouldn’t have done anything to prevent the recent phishing is the attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details (and, indirectly, money), often for malicious reasons, by disguising as a trustworthy entity in outbreak, as the link or Links may refer to in that email redirected to a normal Google is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products login page most commonly refers to: Page (paper), one side of a leaf of paper, as in a book Page (servant), a traditional young male servant Page (assistance occupation), a professional occupation Page, pages.

The change appears to be part of Gmail for Android 7.4.23, which you can grab from APKMirror right now, or wait for the Play Store to roll out the update to you.

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Source: http://androidpolice.com