Therefore, Google users who have already been tricked by the phishing scams are asked to change their passwords immediately. For those who are not able to sign into their accounts, they should click here for help regaining access to their accounts.
A Sample of the "Google Email Account is in Danger" Phishing Scam
From: "GoogIemail Team" <igNsfaJt@dzziaicm.nw>
Date: Jul 7, 2017 1:44 PM
Subject: IMPORTANT Security Alert! Your account security is in danger.
Help keep your account safe and secure
Unsubcribe from unauthorised spaming list
Here are some apps & sites that you allowed to connect to your account.Your account is getting many spam mails from different unauthorized email marketing spammers.You need to oped out from spam email list for security of your email address.
To unsubcribe from spammer's list click here.
We are concerned about spam mails, kindly reply back if you want to remove all unnecessary mails: firstname.lastname@example.org
For any query regarding this action please send feedback here.
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