Tag: account takeovers

Account Takeover

Learn the definition of Account Takeover and get answers to FAQs regarding: What is Account Takeover, how does it work, and more.


Feb 17, 2021

Examining the CISO agenda in 2021

CISOs are paid to worry, and there’s a lot to worry about in 2021. The recent SolarWinds breach, the Capitol break-in, and a series of high-profile hacks are spurring many enterprises to re-examine their security strategies. We discuss what lies ahead with Yubico’s CISO, Chad Thunberg. Q: What’s top of mind for CISOs in 2021? The SolarWinds


SIM Swap: Protecting against Account Take-overs with WebAuthn

Billions of dollars are being stolen annually due to account takeover fraud.

Data Breach

How Do Data Breaches Happen? Reusing passwords Using easily guessed passwords Sharing credentials Leaving work devices unattended or unlocked Mistakenly clicking on malicious links Read how you can educate yourself and your company on best practices to stop breaches here Data breaches by the numbers (source: Verizon 2020 Data Breach Investigation Report)

Enable secure privileged access management

Watch the webinar Learn why securing privileged users and accounts with phishing-resistant multi-factor authentication (MFA) is a critical need across the industry. Modern privileged access management Privileged access management is critical, as these users are prime targets for cybercriminals. The YubiKey ensures that all privileged users follow a higher bar of security, in turn protecting

Stop account takeovers

Modern and secure authentication to protectagainst account takeovers Spending on cybersecurity keeps going up, but account takeover and phishing related breaches aren’t abating, because legacy 2FA/MFA methods remain vulnerable. Security you can trust requires a physical factor that is never fooled – such as the Yubikey. Stop account takeovers and phishing Fraudsters and hackers are

Phishing-resistant authentication for hybrid and remote workers

Secure hybrid and remote workers against cyber security threats Yubico helps organizations of all sizes modernize workplace login and minimize cyber risk for hybrid and remote workers with the YubiKey, by providing phishing-resistant MFA access to business applications across employee and personal devices. YubiKeys offer the highest assurance security and the best user experience, helping


Facebook making security effortless for employees

Facebook makes security effortless for employees, balancing usability and security


Google defends against account takeovers and reduces IT costs

Google improves security, accelerates productivity, and reduces support costs with the YubiKey.


A CISO’s best advice for protecting a rapidly evolving remote workforce

As Yubico’s Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), I am responsible for the company’s security, risk management, and compliance programs. I have more than 20 years of experience solving complex security scenarios, but I have yet to encounter the unique landscape that we are collectively facing as IT leaders. Many of my peers and businesses across