A malicious Google Chrome extension dubbed Catch-All is using a simple phishing scheme to commit data theft against users in Brazil.
Users who downloaded a phony Adblock Plus app should be on the lookout for a possible data breach. Google has since removed the app from its Chrome Store.
Google is rolling out a number of protections to combat phishing attacks through plug-ins. These verification steps will help users practice due diligence.
Two apps that contained LeakerLocker ransomware, which locks and threatens to spread personal data, have been removed from the Google Play Store.
The discovery of a flaw in Google Apps allowing cybercriminals to conduct email spoofing through the admin console may have some early adopters concerned.
After several prominent Twitter accounts were hacked by attackers, it is clear that corporate credentials need to be protected by stronger security tools.