One of the main tasks of the Play Store is to offer users secure applications. Every year, Google pays great attention to the fight against malicious applications, improving the multi-stage verification algorithm. But confronting numerous hackers and the creators of dangerous software is becoming more and more difficult.
On the eve of Google announced that Lookout, ESET and Zimperium will form an alliance to protect the Play Store from dangerous applications. Each of these companies has its own developments in the issue of confronting attackers, now they have to work hand in hand.
Google hopes that by working together they will be able to reduce the risk of potentially dangerous software getting onto users' devices.