Google had to block hundreds of thousands of malicious Android apps last year

Google recently provided an overview of its efforts to weed dangerous applications from Play Store, the native marketplace for Android.

In a blog post, Google Play’s Director of Product Management Trust & Safety, Krish Vitaldevara, shared that Google threw out no less than 119,000 app developer accounts last year, while its machine learning solutions prevented over 962,000 apps from getting listed on the store. 

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