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BRIEF-Google says mistakenly blocked access to some users’ files on Oct. 31
November 2, 2017 / 4:55 PM / 21 days ago

BRIEF-Google says mistakenly blocked access to some users’ files on Oct. 31

Nov 2 (Reuters) - Google:

* Google says on Oct. 31, it mistakenly blocked access to some users’ files, including Google docs - blog

* Google says blocking of access to some users’ files was due to “short-lived” bug that incorrectly flagged some files as violating terms of service

* Oct. 31 bug caused Google docs, drive services to misinterpret response from protection systems

* Google says removed the bug causing blockage of access to some users’ files

* Bug caused Google docs, drive services to wrongly mark some files as terms of service violations, causing access denials for users Source text (bit.ly/2xQ7uey) Further company coverage:

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