Google quashed 1.6 mn cookie-theft phishing attacks targeting YouTubers

  • Google’s Threat Intelligence Group said that it has blocked about 1.6 million phishing emails since early 2019.
  • The major malware in question are Cookie theft Malware, which Google said it has been mitigating since late 2019.
  • After initially winning the confidence of the victim, a malware landing page disguised as a download URL or PDF on Google was sent to the victim.


Sign Up for nextbigwhat newsletter

The smartest newsletter, partly written by AI.

Download, the short news app for busy professionals