Tag: Credentials

Imagine if the next time you sent a birthday card to a friend, somebody else opened it first. In this scenario, the crook was looking for any cash you might have included in the card before forwarding it on to its rightful owner. This is precisely the concept of a Man-in-the-Middle (MiTM) attack. First documented…

In recent years, massive data breaches have become regular news items – and for a good reason. During these attacks, millions of credentials are leaked and made available to malicious actors. With them, hackers have free reign to attack other sites in the hope of gaining access to user accounts. But there is another, considerable…

Imagine if someone went on a shopping spree with your credit card, but when you called the bank, they didn’t believe that you were you? Users targeted by account takeover attacks face scenarios like this every day. Read on and learn how to prevent these devastating hacks. Hackers breach user accounts to commit fraud Account…