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PayPal Credential Stuffing Attacks Renew Calls for MFA

An internal review confirmed that on December 20, 2022, unauthorized parties could use account holders’ login credentials to access their PayPal accounts. In response to what is being called a credential stuffing ...
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Infostealer Malware Threat Grows as MFA Fatigue Attacks Spread 

Information stealer malware flourished on underground criminal networks in 2022, along with a rise in multifactor authentication (MFA) fatigue attacks, according to research from Accenture’s Cyber Threat Intelligence team. Infostealers are malicious software ...
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Enterprises Move Toward Passwordless, But There’s a Long Way to Go

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Next year is the year we will finally eliminate passwords. That statement has been a staple of annual cybersecurity predictions for at least a ...
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Built-in Authentication Security Mechanisms to Reinforce Platform Security

Built-in authentication security mechanisms are like the DNA of a technology platform. They are integral to the success of a platform and have been present since their inception. Every business prioritizes digital ...
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MFA Adoption is Improving, but Cybercriminals are Keeping Up

While multifactor authentication has historically been hailed as one of the most significant forms of defense against attacks that leverage compromised credentials, the reality is far from it. MFA attacks are in ...
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User Authentication in the Metaverse: What’s Changing?

User Authentication in the Metaverse: What’s Changing?

The importance of user authentication is paramount to maintaining the security of the metaverse. This blog looks into a number of widely-used authentication models and, in doing so, explores the future of ...
Victims of Gym Phone Theft Lose $10,000 Each (Because SMS 2FA)

Victims of Gym Phone Theft Lose $10,000 Each (Because SMS 2FA)

A spate of thefts from gym lockers is reminding us that SMS based two-factor authentication (2FA) is utter, UTTER garbage ...
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What Brands Need to Know for Building the Future of Data Compliance?

What Brands Need to Know for Building the Future of Data Compliance?

| | CIAM, identity management, MFA
Identity management is undoubtedly the new leadership model for data protection and business growth. And an identity-first security mechanism is swiftly becoming the need of the hour. This blog highlights the aspects ...

Strong Authentication Considerations for Digital, Cloud-First Businesses

Authentication as a baseline security control is essential for organizations to know who and what is accessing corporate resources and assets.  The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) states that authentication is ...