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Attackers Find New Way to Exploit Google Docs for Phishing
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6/24/2021 | 2:05:04 PM
Excellent article on use of Google Docs by hackers
This well written article tells us exactly how hackers are using Google Docs to phish for user credentials, and why user security training & advanced email security technologies are the only hope we have to protect our organizations.

What is interesting is the simple, straight forward logic employed by hackers to turn a helpful web services feature into a Google-enabled phishing webpage.

The lesson is, once again, that cloud collaboration services are trivial to exploit given all of the powerful "user friendly features" that get coded into them. But this is the road we are on and data insecurity is the price we will be paying forever.


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