How to stop spam events on your Google Calendar — Quartz

A bizarre phenomenon bubbling up around the internet seems to have come to a head in the last few days. If you use Google as your calendar, you may have noticed a series of events on it that you don’t remember bering invited to, and probably have no interest in attending.

Much like AirDropped messages on the subwayunsolicited messages on social media, and spam mail, it seems that nothing online is safe from digital invasion. Annoying pseudo-hackers appear to be scouring the web for Google email addresses and spamming them with calendar invites that are essentially just ads for dubious products that most likely contain links you definitely shouldn’t click

How to stop spam events on your Google Calendar — Quartz