Google Drive General Outage 2017-05-03 *RESOLVED* Related security warning for Gmail/Google Docs


Google Drive appears to be having a major outage, currently. We are monitoring the situation and will post updates as we have them.

All of my shared links just went dead and post an error now

This is possibly related to a massive e-mail phishing/virus spreading through Gmail/Google Docs.

Details are currently sketchy, but if you get an invitation to access a shared Google Doc from anyone, including a known contact, DON’T open it, at least until this stuff is sorted out.



Google reports that the issue with Google Drive is now resolved.

There still isn’t a whole lot of information on the phishing scam, but this reddit thread has some of the best info so far, for those interested or affected: