Google's Chrome Violates Anti-Malware Patents, Suit Says

Law360, New York (February 6, 2013, 4:38 PM EST) -- A Texas inventor and the daughters of his late partner sued Google Inc. on Tuesday in Texas federal court, arguing that the search engine giant’s Chrome products are infringing their patents for protecting computer systems from malware.

Alfonso Cioffi, Melanie Rozman, Morgan Rozman and Megan Rozman contend that Google’s Chrome Web browsers, Chrome for Android mobile browsers, Chromebooks, Nexus tablet computers, the Nexus 4 smartphone and related hardware infringe one or more of their computer security patents.

“On information and belief, Chrome users cannot use the...
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