Google X is an American semi-secret research and development facility founded by Google in January 2010,Google X operates in driverless cars,drones and project loon however,Google X has announced it new spinoff focusing entirely on cyber security,called Chronicle.
Chronicle is it’s new business unit that will sell cybersecurity software to the best 500 companies. From all indication it seems google now wants to become a bigger operator in corporate computing.
The chronicle will focus on detecting threats by doing the analyzing and storing security information within a wider enterprise. This new branch will make use of Google infrastructure to detect threats faster with a broader scan then the existing system.
The founder Stephen Gillett said in his post “that chronicle will help organization see their full security picture in much higher fidelity than the current scan”
Chronicle also has a very wide range of Virus total which makes it the must popular malware- reporting and virus-scanning tool that receives almost 1 million submissions a day. Virustotal was acquired by Google in 2012 which is now nested under chronicle