How to activate your new download protection in Google Chrome

If you are a browser user Google Chrome, something normal since it is the most used worldwide, there is good news for you. This is because it has been known that the protection which offers this development increases considerably against the threats that exist on the Internet. We show what is the added offered by the Mountain View company.

Specifically, the novelty that has been announced for this development is that it includes the most powerful protection platform that Google has, called Advanced Protection Program. This work is especially focused on protecting the accounts of the North American firm and adds security against possible attacks by third parties both in terms of data protection and in regard to downloads They are made from the Internet.

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An example of what we say is that thanks to the new protection that protects users who use Google Chrome from downloads of files that are potentially dangerous because they can contain malware (especially as it relates to the execution of automatic processes that are the ones that infect the payer). That is, the options that are transferred already exist in Gmail to the company's browser, which has detected a change in hacker behavior.

Danger notices in Google Chrome browser

One of the good details of the arrival of Advanced Protection Program to the development of Google is that when you run a download that is potentially dangerous, they are now displayed notices that indicate the danger that this can entail doing, so that it is the user himself who makes the decision to stop the process. Even, in some cases of extreme gravity, the download will be blocked automatically to anticipate or risk. Therefore, the company led by Sundar Pichai indicates that your browser is the safest that exists if used with an associated Google account.

How this new protection is activated in Google Chrome

Well, this is something that from today it is possible to do it and, luckily, it cannot be easier to achieve it. To achieve this, you simply have to enable Google Chrome sync (in relation to the accounts). This automatically integrates the Advanced Protection Program, which works directly from the servers of the Mountain View firm and does not add slowness to the usual navigation. By the way, the updates of the new tool as indicated in the source of the information will be applied without the user having to do anything at all.

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