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Good to Know

We aim to provide you with the world’s strongest security and privacy tools. Security and privacy matter to us, we know how important they are to you and we work hard to get them right. Our Good to Know site helps you and your family stay safe online. Visit to learn more and understand how Google helps protect you, your computer and the Internet from cybercrime.

Stay safe and secure online

We work continuously to ensure strong security, protect your privacy, and make Google even more useful and efficient for you. We give you the tools and controls to decide what you share, with whom and how—and we make it safe and hassle-free.

2-Step Verification

2-step verification makes your Google account safer by protecting it with something you know (your password) and something you have (your phone). Find out how to set up 2-step verification.

Incognito Mode

In incognito mode in Google Chrome, pages you open and files you download aren’t recorded in Chrome’s browsing or download history. Find out how to access incognito mode.