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Ishan Kapoor

Ishan Kapoor

Asked on 9 February, 2019

Can they steal money?

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With a phishing scam, they can get you to type your banking or card details on their fake page. Once that's done and the details are submitted, that information could instantly go to their servers. Then, they can use it to steal your money.

Hemant Mukopadhyay

Hemant Mukopadhyay

Asked on 9 February, 2019

What are other risks of phishing scams?

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Phishing scams can be used for identity or financial theft. Plus, they can also be leveraged for installing malware on your computer for remote access or cryptocurrency mining.

Shreyas Malhotra

Shreyas Malhotra

Asked on 9 February, 2019

How to avoid such scams?

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The best way to avoid such scams is to use the official website of any service and not using any links given via emails.

Vishal Khan

Vishal Khan

Asked on 9 February, 2019

Will Google stop this attack?

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So far, Google has not commented on the matter and it is not clear how the company plans on stopping such attacks.