MFA FATIGUE: HACKERS’ NEW FAVOURITE TACTIC IN HIGH-PROFILE BREACHES

On 20 September, the Bleeping Computer website reported that hackers are more frequently using social engineering attacks to gain access to corporate credentials and breach large networks.  One component of these attacks that is becoming more popular with the rise of multi-factor authentication is a technique called MFA Fatigue.  When breaching corporate networks, hackers commonly use stolen employee login credentials to access VPN and the internal network.

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/mfa-fatigue-hackers-new-favorite-tactic-in-high-profile-breaches/

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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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