You may have seen on the news this morning, that there is a massive attack on Gmail happening right now, this month. You should be concerned because there’s a possibility that members of your staff are logged into their personal Gmail on your work computers.
The attack is very clever. According to the information currently available, it’s an email that looks like it has come from a friend and contains a Google Docs link. When you click on the link, it gives control of your Gmail to the hackers. (If you Google ‘Gmail Phishing Attack’ you will find more information on this.)
We are sure Google is working very hard to fix this threat right now and in fact, it looks like they may have released a software update today which will help. The odds are your computers are not affected. But this is a great time to:
If you have any concerns at all regarding your company's security or would like to talk these things through with us, please call one of our Account Managers on 01252 235 235 who can advise you on the best steps to take.