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Google Docs Users Hit With Phishing Attack

The Google-phish-that-was-also-a-worm – what happened and what to do by nakedsecurity.sophos.com

More on that Google-phish-and-worm saga, with some tips on what to do now, and how to avoid this sort of thing in the future.


Google Docs Users Hit With Sophisticated Phishing Attack​ by TheVerge

As detailed on Reddit, the attack sends targets an emailed invitation from someone they may know, … We encourage users to report phishing emails in Gmail.


Update: Google Doc phishing story takes some bizarre turns by Sophos.com

Since news began circulating last night of a phishing campaign parading around as Google Doc access links, the tale has taken strange twists and turns. A self-described graduate student claims he was behind the blast of emails, and that they were part of a test for a school project, not a phishing attack. But according to […]

Be sure to checkout the what to do, at the end of this article.

The question, after all this, is what users should do to protect themselves. If this were a cut-and-dry phishing attempt, our tips would be to:

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