• Chrome for Android Enables Site Isolation Security Feature for All Sites with Login

    27 days ago - By The Hacker News

    After enabling 'Site Isolation' security feature in Chrome for desktops last year, Google has now finally introduced 'the extra line of defence' for Android smartphone users surfing the Internet over the Chrome web browser.
    In brief, Site Isolation is a security feature that adds an additional boundary between websites by ensuring that pages from different sites end up in different sandboxed
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  • Here's How Android Chrome Site Isolation Protects Your Private Data

    Here's How Android Chrome Site Isolation Protects Your Private Data

    27 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Following the recent update to Chrome 77, Google has now taken to its blog to explain explaining how site isolation works differently on Android than on desktop platforms.
    On desktop platforms , site isolation works by effectively isolating cookies and stored data - including network data, passwords, and permissions - to an origin site. It also works to prevent renderer processes from lying about the origin of messages displayed to the user. Essentially, it works behind the scenes to isolate individual sites to their own processes. The data from those sites are contained within those...
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  • Google expands Chrome's Site Isolation feature to Android users

    27 days ago - By ZDnet

    Google also expands Site Isolation protections for desktop users.
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  • Chrome for Android update protects against Spectre-like chip hacks

    27 days ago - By Engadget

    Last year, Chrome 67 for desktop introduced Site Isolation to protect users from Spectre-style security threats by making it harder for attackers to steal data from other websites. Now, Chrome 77 is bringing Site Isolation to Chrome on Android.
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