Highly Effective Phishing Technique Being Exploited

Wordfence points out a new phishing technique involving an unusually formatted URL. This technique has been used to target Gmail users, as well as users of some other popular services. It has been partially mitigated in Chrome.

https://www.wordfence.com/blog/2017/01/gmail-phishing-data-uri/

Beware This Clever “Fake Attachment” Gmail Phishing Scam

Lifehacker points out a new, tricky phishing scheme affecting Gmail users that uses an embedded image made to look like an attachment:

http://lifehacker.com/beware-this-clever-fake-attachment-gmail-phishing-sca-1793264478