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Defending Against Credential Phishing Starts by Protecting Your Users

March 1, 2021

As the global pandemic continues to run rampant, CISOs are not only struggling to solve traditional cybersecurity challenges, but are faced with a new surge of pandemic themed phishing scams intended to deceive users and infiltrate organizations.

Of these, credential phishing still remains one of the most common tactics used by threat actors. These attacks send an email with a URL that takes victims to a fake website designed to steal their credentials. Most of the time, these fake sites are so well-crafted that they look real, and no matter how much training users have, sooner or later someone is going to click on a bad link and enter in their credentials.

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