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Oxford blocks Google Docs as a phishing countermeasure

Oxford blocks Google Docs as a phishing countermeasure

Posted Mar 9, 2013 19:32 UTC (Sat) by pboddie (guest, #50784)
In reply to: Oxford blocks Google Docs as a phishing countermeasure by marcH
Parent article: Oxford blocks Google Docs as a phishing countermeasure

This goes beyond e-mail, I would imagine, since the e-mail password is probably good for all services as some kind of "university account" password, and that would then permit wrongdoers to attempt logins to various machines, install software, attempt to gain additional privileges (either through legitimate mechanisms or by employing exploits), and then to start doing bad network-related stuff that might include sending e-mails.


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