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Google plans to upgrade two-factor authentication tool after high-profile hacks - The Verge

Google plans on upgrading its two-factor authentication tool with an improved, physical security measure aimed at protecting high-profile users from politically motivated cyberattacks, according to a report from Bloomberg. The new service, to be called ...and more »

Google Will Retool User Security in Wake of Political Hack - Bloomberg

Google is preparing to upgrade its security tools for online accounts to better insulate users from cyberattacks and politically motivated hacks, according to two people familiar with the company's plan. The Alphabet Inc. company next month will begin ...and more »

Google To Offer Security Upgrades To High-Profile Executives - Deadline

Google plans on offering a new security program that will offer high-profile executives an upgrade from the standard protections on Gmail and Google Drive. The new service, called the Advanced Protection Program, will use physical USB security keys ...and more »

Google is further enhancing its user security tools with improved two-step authentication protocols - Firstpost

In the wake of several cyberattacks and hacks, Google is planning to bring a better security tool to the two-step authentication security feature. Google logo. According to a report by Bloomberg, Alphabet Inc's Google will be offering a security ...and more »

Google rumored to replace 2-factor with 'Advanced Protection' keys - Engadget

According to Bloomberg, Google is close to rolling out a hardware replacement for current 2-factor authentication setups. Right now, adding the need for a constantly changing code is one of the best ways to protect your account beyond just a password ...and more »

Google's new Gmail security: If you're a high-value target, you'll use physical keys - ZDNet

0:00. Autoplay: onoff. share; fullscreen. Google will soon be offering an Advanced Protection Program to lock down the Gmail accounts of high-value targets. According to Bloomberg, the new Gmail service will block third-party apps from accessing user ...and more »

Gmail to rollout physical security option for executive users - Digital Journal

Google will soon launch upgraded security options for better protection, according to a recent report. The company is boosting the email protections used to keep sensitive data safe. The changes target executives and politicians and include physical ...and more »

Google launching Gmail security tool to protect executives from high-profile attacks - TechRepublic

An upcoming security feature for Gmail will use two physical security keys to protect executives and other high-value targets from potential cyberattacks, according to a Friday Bloomberg report. The feature, known as Advanced Protection Program, will ...and more »

Google Reportedly Retooling User Security with Optional USB Security Keys - XDA Developers (blog)

Google, a subsidiary of Alphabet Inc., plans to implement the Advanced Protection Program next month according to a report from Bloomberg. This is a system designed to fully replace two factor authentication and is seen as much more secure. It is ...and more »

Google to make accounts more secure via new Gmail security, but you may not be covered - Financial Express

Tech giant Google is preparing to launch an Advanced Protection Program to lock down the Gmail accounts of high-value targets. The new Gmail feature will block all the apps of the third party from accessing user data and would effectively introduce the ...and more »