Thursday, 4 May 2017
Google said it shut down an email spam campaign that impersonated its online file service, Google Docs.According to online reports - in particular, a detailed user thread on Reddit - clicking on an emailed share link, purportedly from a known source, was taking users to a site that asked permission for a fake app calling itself “Google Docs” to access their accounts. If they agreed, the app would then send additional copies of the original email to the users’ contacts.Earlier ...
Saturday, 1 October 2016
A year after Alphabet took shape, Google’s revenue growth has accelerated — an unusual development for a company of its size
Thursday, 27 August 2015
The attacks studied by the Citizen Lab were very similar to others connected to Iranian hackers
Wednesday, 24 June 2015
Google is making it easier to avoid getting into trouble with a misdirected or inappropriate email
Friday, 24 January 2014
Gmail service resumed for some users shortly after the outage occurred
Thursday, 9 January 2014
Google combined its 60 privacy policies into one and started pooling data collected across its several services
Friday, 20 December 2013
The Spanish Data Protection Agency accused Google of “illegal processing of personal data”
Thursday, 13 June 2013
Tens of thousands of Gmail accounts belonging to Iranian users have been targeted in an extensive hacking campaign in the weeks leading up to the country’s closely watched presidential elections on Friday, Google Inc. said on Wednesday. The U.S. internet company, which described the attacks as broad “email-based phishing” attempts seeking to trick unsuspecting Gmail users into giving up their user names and passwords, said they originated in Iran and appeared to be ...