Hackers discover way to access Google accounts without a password

From independent.co.uk

Security researchers have uncovered a hack that allows cyber criminals to gain access to people’s Google accounts without needing their passwords.

Analysis from security firm CloudSEK found that a dangerous form of malware uses third-party cookies to gain unauthorised access to people’s private data, and is already being actively tested by hacking groups.

The exploit was first revealed in October 2023 when a hacker posted about it in a channel on the messaging platform Telegram.

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