Account Takeovers and Cloud Security, Part 3: The Anti-Phishing Solution

Having already looked at the challenges of moving to the cloud, and how attackers gain control of a victim’s account, in this third and final post in our cloud security series, we will be looking at how an in depth approach to defense is required to prevent account takeovers. As discussed, the primary method used by attackers to gain unauthorized access to a user’s account is through a phishing attack, most commonly achieved through stealing a user’s login credentials by way of a social engineering.

Link: Account Takeovers and Cloud Security, Part 3: The Anti-Phishing Solution
via blog.checkpoint.com

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