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I am receiving these strange emails with greek letters and numbers and I can see it has a calender or word document attached. It looks super dodgy. I cannot report phishing unless I open the email which I do not want to do as I do not feel safe opening the mail. I blocked the email directly from inbox without opening. Two days later another greek lettered email came through, I blocked it again. I recently changed all my account password and also have 2 step log in with my phone, but please let me know how to address this issue!
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if you trust the sender you can unsubscribe if they have the unsubscribe  link   if you dont trust them , dont click unsubscribe  - that validates your address and you get MORE SPAM - its a FAKE  unsubscribe link !!!   heres an example https://www.reddit.com/r/GMail/comments/i4yl8d/accidently_clicked_unsubscribe_to_spam_email/
 
 
 
    you cant block emails from entering your gmail account    -  there is only this  https://support.google.com/mail/answer/8151?hl=en   or a filter to delete them https://support.google.com/mail/answer/6579?hl=en&vid=0-501617709104-1489141452010   a filter is better cause block sends to spam AND is UNREAD making you check spam and waste your time   
 
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Thank you for this info, I’ll keep that in mind. I did do that - I reported as spam, also opened a filter for the three spam emails I had in my spam folder, all were gmail accounts but super dodgy looking with the Greek lettering and numbers and the attached google calendar. The filter i set to β€œmark as spam and delete”. 

5 minutes later yet another different email, again with the Greek letters and a google calendar attached showed up in my inbox. 

I did the same thing again, added filter, marked as spam and deleted. I really feel like gmail needs to look into this as it looks seriously phishing/hacking-like.

Please see the attached image - a screenshot of what those emails look like, unopened. 

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    this forum is user to user  - i dont work for Google - and  is not the correct place to make suggestions so to send feedback to Google DIRECTLY  click  the ? icon on the left of the gear icon in gmail which is at the top right  >> https://support.google.com/mail/answer/9212652
 
note they will not reply to you 
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Google should update the filters
 
read above 
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@icantchooseone 

As far as I know we cannot create a filter that filters based on the attachment names. If I'm wrong please correct me on that.
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 tick has:attachment   
 
Has the words filename:bitcoin
 
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Thanks, this was not listed on the FAQ page for filters.
Nevertheless, still a filter to circumvent the current state of the Gmail spam/phishing detection.
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  click >> Using advanced search  

 
 
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Any advice for how to add multiple addresses or 'From's to a filter? I've tried 'OR' between each but my spam box is still getting smothered.

When I try use the Advanced Search with my filters I get this error:
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dont choose mail and spam and trash
 
dont choose anything in that section 
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But my normal filters that don't have that selected are still letting all the mails through πŸ™

I have no idea to do this now without having hundreds of filters (literally), because using 'OR' between the terms/addresses/names isn't working.
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its not the OR thats breaking the filter its something else you used
 
post pics of broken filter settings 
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I''l try put them in order: 
Pic 1. These are all the 'from' addresses I have in this particular filter (trying to clean up, clutter stresses me)
Pic 2: I haven't added anything other than the 'OR' between the addresses.
Pic 3: The action I've picked.

I've tried to separate addresses and names into separate filters and that still hasn't made a difference πŸ€”

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you have a lot of just words in there you need to type "these words" and not just these words
 
also payment N with that tiny o wont work
 
thats a special character 
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Ooooh... So the " " for words that don't have the @?  

You're a wealth of info - THANK YOU SO MUCH for your time and help!
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yes UNLESS if its a SINGLE word
 
example
 
from moo OR matt OR "moo matt" 
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Okay, that makes sense. Does this apply for the other filter options too? Like the 'matches:' or 'subject:' ? I read somewhere that there needs to be a + before the word/phrase if you want it to filter that exact phrase, but that hasn't worked for some of the emails either.
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yes exact phrase needs   "  " anywhere in the filter
 
click  

 
 
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Good to know. Thank you very much for your help! πŸ™‚
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welcome :)
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Thank you so much for your response, I will give the bitcoin & coin filter a go. Its the same for me, as I have introduced the filter, even more of these dodgy emails are coming through :( super frustrating. Have also now reported to Google directly.
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I actually struggled to find how to report this spam/phishing directly, and how I ended up on the gmail help community here. I will try to report to google again as well! Thank you
Edit: have now been able to report to google directly, too.
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welcome  :)
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How to block spam am getting lot of emails.
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Tried that however to no avail.  Let me upload that there is additionally speculated to be a hyperlink for me to apply inside the message on new blog..
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