Google Purchases An Online Scanning Tool VirusTotal

Google Purchases An Online Scanning Tool VirusTotalGoogle the search engine giant has purchased an online scanning service of malware and URL VirusTotal, the announcement came this past Friday that VirusTotal has now become the partner with Google Inc.

For those who don’t know what the Virus Total is, it’s a free online malware scanning tool which has the capability to detect suspicious files and URLs, detect Trojans, worms and viruses .Now when they had made a partnership with Google it’s a grand platform for them to expand.

The amount in which Google has purchased Virus Total has not been known.

VirusTotal blogged that , 

Google has a long track record working to keep people safe online and we look forward to fighting the good fight together with them.

It’s a great chance for Google too, to enter in the antivirus world and Google is also happy to provide virus Total the infrastructure that they want.

 For more Virus Total visit their official website 

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