Blind trust in a person is worst, but blind trust in internet facilities is worst. Today, cyber criminals attack to steal saved passwords in Google Forms. Researchers have already discovered how cyber criminals steal passwords. They also gave some security measures to protect the data of them.
Google Forms is the soft side for cyber criminals
As we know, everyone trusts Google and all domains. However, most of the time, cyber criminals attack passwords stored in Google Forms. Cyber criminals have attacked almost 265 Google forms. This claim is made by the researchers at Zimperium. The claim is based on a publication of 3approx November.
Why do people use google forms when it’s a soft target of cyber criminals?
Google forms are very user friendly and easy to use. Most importantly, they are easy to fill. In fact, Google also consider forms to be safe as they are listed under Google’s domain name.
How can we protect ourselves from this cyber crime?
First of all, all forms that contain errors always contain some warnings and signals that ensure they are not authentic or safe. If someone is aware of cybercrime, he or she is safe. But beginners need to stay vigilant.
Second, Google Forms always have a warning that passwords must not be entered at any cost. In addition, websites can make you enter the password, but then you still need to avoid it. Always avoid entering your account details and passwords.
Third and final, while filling out a form, always ensure its authenticity under its domain.
Above all, Google is a very large company. It’s hard to avoid such scams. You can also search for various awareness campaigns for more details.