6 Myths About Account Takeover
Think Your Account Takeover Strategies are Working?
Account takeover (ATO) is happening at a record pace and stolen credentials are once again the #1 most common breach action. If the popular ATO prevention strategies were working, why is the number of account takeovers only increasing? There are several factors at play and unfortunately, most security solutions don’t go far enough to stop ATO. They only monitor, but they don’t protect. Companies don’t need more monitoring. They need prevention strategies that work.
Download our ebook to learn which of the most common techniques and technologies help and which provide false hope:
- Multi-Factor Authentication
- Password Managers
- 90-Day Password Rotations
- Behavior and Heuristic-Based Solutions
- Deep & Dark Web Scanners, Crawlers and Scrapers
- Corporate Policy
Account Takeover Prevention
Targeted vs. Automated Account Takeover Attacks
Account takeover can be highly-targeted, sophisticated, and manual, or it can be high-volume and automated. Learn how to protect your enterprise from both types of ATO.
Account Takeover 101
You can’t stop ATO until you understand it. Get this plain-English primer on the latest attack methods, bad habits that increase ATO risk, and strategies for prevention.
Considerations for Choosing an Account Takeover Security Solution
Our guide includes a 20-item checklist of topics to discuss with each ATO prevention vendor you’re evaluating.
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