Tag: account takeovers

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Tip-Sheet: Four reasons to deploy strong multi-factor authentication using the YubiKey for online and mobile banking

Financial services need a more effective authentication to protect against account takeovers.

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Tip-Sheet: 3 steps to strengthen security for privileged users across financial services

Financial services organizations need to ensure strong authentication to prevent account takeovers.

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A Big Day for the Internet: W3C Standardizes WebAuthn

Today’s standardization of WebAuthn by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) marks a milestone in the history of open authentication standards and internet security, and Yubico is excited to be a part of it. Through close collaboration with the global internet standards community and the internet giants, Google and Microsoft, we achieved the near-impossible: the creation

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The Anatomy of a Phishing Email: 5 Things to Look For Before You Click

Phishing attacks are now considered the main source of data breaches. 91% of cyber attacks start with a phishing email * Ten years ago, if you asked someone what ‘phishing’ was, they probably would have no idea. Since then, times have changed considerably; phishing attacks are now responsible for a significant number of major data

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How Millions of Websites Can Eliminate Account Takeover from Phishing

Creating accounts online just got a whole lot easier. Now anyone can log in to or register a new account using their existing credentials from social networking services, such as Facebook and Google. With social logins, users won’t have to rack their brain for another password, saving time and securely authenticating their identity. Websites that