5 Identity Attacks that Exploit Your Broken Authentication
Traditional authentication methods that rely on usernames and password integrity are widely considered to be broken. As organizations begin to move more sensitive data to cloud apps to take advantage of the productivity gains, the traditional perimeter expands to wherever the user is logging in from.
In other words, the identity becomes the perimeter. Threat agents have recognized this as a security gap and are exploiting your employees' tendency to reuse passwords across personal and professional accounts, among other weaknesses. Let’s discuss the types of identity attacks that are most likely to impact your organization.