3.4 billion credential stuffing attacks hit financial services organizations


3.4 billion credential stuffing attacks hit financial services organizations


Akamai published a report that provides an analysis of both global and financial services-specific web application and credential stuffing attack traffic, revealing significant increases across the attack surfaces year over year from 2019 to 2020. By the numbers In 2020, there were 193 billion credential stuffing attacks globally, with 3.4 billion hitting financial services organizations specifically – an increase of more than 45% year-over-year in the sector. Akamai observed nearly 6.3 billion web application attacks … More →

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