The "Google Critical Security Alert For Your Account ID" Phishing Scam
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The "Google Sign-In Attempt Was Blocked For Your Account" Phishing Scam
From: Service firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: 19 October 2018 at 04:37:48 BST
Subject: Critical security alert for your account ID 43548
Your account is listed as the recovery email for. Don't recognize this account? click here.
Sign-in attempt was blocked for your account
Someone just used your password to try to sign in to your profile.
Google users who have been tricked by the phishing email are asked to change their passwords and check their accounts for discrepancies. And, instead of clicking on a link in an email, Google users should always go directly to https://myaccount.google.com/security-checkup/ to check their accounts' security activities.
Note: Some of the names, addresses, email addresses, telephone numbers or other information in samples on this website may have been impersonated or spoofed.
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