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Internet Safety Day - Get 2GB free

This Safer Internet Day, Google offers you 2GB free in your Google Drive to complete a simple Security Checkup. While everything stored in Drive is always encrypted in transit and at rest in Google’s custom-built data centers, this checkup ensures you’re making the most of the 24/7 protection you already get from Google.

It takes just a couple of minutes and, unlike other checkups, it won’t leave you feeling guilty about not flossing. Here’s what it does:

Ensures your account recovery information is currentLets you review recent sign-in activity.Confirms the apps and devices that access some account information

Take the Security checkup here:

After you’ve gone through the checkup successfully, you’ll see three green checkboxes (shown below) that confirm you’re eligible for the free storage and, more importantly, that you’ve taken steps to enhance your online safety. Google will be granting the storage automatically to everyone around 28 February 2015 and you will re…