akemiiwaya at October 31st, 2013 13:33 — #1
Originally published at: http://www.howtogeek.com/174846/latest-chrome-canary-channel-build-adds-automatic-malware-download-blocking-feature/
As Chrome’s popularity continues to grow, malware authors are looking for new ways to target and trick users of Google’s browser into downloading malicious software to their computers. With this problem in mind, Google has introduced a new feature into the Canary Channel to automatically detect and block malware downloads whenever possible in order to help keep your system intact and safe.
aj_ at October 31st, 2013 15:19 — #2
How does it decied if something is malware.
akemiiwaya at November 1st, 2013 02:13 — #3
I believe it is tied in with Google's purchase/acquisition of VirusTotal earlier this year...
geek at December 13th, 2013 10:59 — #4
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