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Monthly Google warns its users about 4 thousand of attacks by the security services

Monthly Google warns its users about 4 thousand of attacks by the security services

by sigismund » 2016-07-13 10:38:45


Every few months, the company sends customers tens of thousands of these notifications.


According to the guidelines of Google, the company shall notify government about cyber attacks an average of 4 thousand users per month. This figure resulted member of the Board of Directors of the company Diane green (Diane Greene) Monday, July 11, the entrance of the Fortune technology conference in aspen (Colorado, USA).

The tech giant was the first to warn its customers about the attempts of governments hired hackers to compromise their credentials. In a further example was followed by Google and other companies, for example, Microsoft. According to Reuters, earlier Google reported that every few months send tens of thousands of such notifications, and in response, the users always take steps to strengthen the security of their data.

We will remind, in March of this year, technogiant reported government-sponsored cyber attacks to 1 million user accounts of Gmail. Of most interest to attackers cause the accounts of journalists, activists and politicians from around the world.
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