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Google Play Store adds ‘security metadata' DRM to all Android apps

4 monthes ago   |   By SlashGear

A small but significant change was made to the Play Store this week, and it affects all Android apps. Google is now adding a “small” string of security metadata to all Android APKs, which is designed to ensure the apps are authentic and have come from the Play Store or other approved source. In other words, it's DRM (digital rights...
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Google adds anti-tampering DRM to Android apps in the Play Store

Google adds anti-tampering DRM to Android apps in the Play Store

4 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

Google has made a small change to Play Store apps that could prove a significant help to the security of your Android phone. The company is now adding a "small amount" of security metadata to Android APKs to be sure that they were distributed throug...
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