Why is Google selling potentially compromised Chinese security keys?


Google has come under fire for its ties to China recently. The situation has the potential to get a lot worse now that Google is offering a Chinese security product to those who need protection the most.

Earlier this month, the tech giant was criticised after reports emerged of its secret project to develop a Google search engine version catering to China’s censorship regime.

As reported by The Intercept, a team of Google engineers is working on a version of the search engine in an app which restricts content banned by Beijing by pulling blacklists on web content directly from China’s Great Firewall censorship network.

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Source: ZDNet