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Another Phishing Ad for AdWords account - 3rd case

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Hello,

 

I noticed today a new phishing Ad on the search term which I use to find the AdWords community URL "adwords en forum" . I use this search term from the location city=Bucharest, country=Romania.

 

The Ad is the one from the screenshot below with a legitimate Display URL  accounts.google.com

What triggered my attention was the incomplete Ad text and the lack of sitelinks/callout extensions even if it was on the first spot.

 

You can notice from the click string below that the Ad leads the user to a different Domain than the Display URL domain  which is http://evac53.ru/web.php%3Fpartner%3D11 but this is also redirected to a new Domain because the Final URL is http://doktor-boykov.ru/tmp/adw/ after I click the Ad. 

 

How do these hackers manage to do this over and over again ? It is the 3rd case I witness myself.

 

http://www.googleadservices.com/pagead/aclk?sa=L&ai=CFY2AYKWCVYzkAsKW7galnYKwDYLn-_kGgvftrogC5OWwBQg...

 

search-term-phishing-ad.png

 

 

Here is the landing page screenshot luring me to give them my adwords login from the URL http://doktor-boykov.ru/tmp/adw/

 

phishing-ad-3rd-time.png

 

Please escalate this to whoever can fix it . 

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Re: Another Phishing Ad for AdWords account - 3rd case

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@Adrian B;

Google has reported back that the case was resolved. You should not see this scammer any more.

Thank you

Moshe, AdWords Top Contributor , Twitter | Linkedin | Community Profile | Ad-Globe
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Thanks. Forwarded to the appropriate scam team at Google
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@Adrian B;

Google has reported back that the case was resolved. You should not see this scammer any more.

Thank you

Moshe, AdWords Top Contributor , Twitter | Linkedin | Community Profile | Ad-Globe
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Now that was a super fast reaction Smiley Happy
Thank you.