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Google Play Protect now scans more apps every day than there are people on Earth

Google Play Protect now scans more apps every day than there are people on Earth

Google Play Protect is just about two years old, as it was introduced at I/O 2017. The tool scans all applications installed on your phone for identified malware— whether they are from the Play Store or from a sideloaded APK. At Google I/O 2019, it was revealed that Play Protect now scans 50 billion applications each day.

The number was announced as part of the focus on privacy and security during today’s keynote presentations. Read More