Arctic Wolf Blogs

Four Ways to Prevent Credential Theft and Credential-Based Attacks

September 15, 2023

Credential theft is a significant and pervasive cybersecurity threat. Stolen credentials are valuable tools for cybercriminals, enabling them to initiate and escalate cyberattacks. To prevent credential theft, organizations can implement multi-factor authentication and a Zero Trust strategy, provide comprehensive employee security training, employ monitoring solutions to detect incidents, and conduct dark web monitoring to prevent the illicit use of stolen credentials.

How to Prevent MFA Fatigue Attacks

August 10, 2023

MFA is essential for security, but it can be vulnerable to MFA fatigue attacks. These attacks involve overwhelming users with approval requests to gain access. Prevention involves being cautious, setting limits, using stronger authentication methods, monitoring, and focusing on password security and training to thwart credential theft.

Phishing: A Primer on How to Protect Your Organization

July 25, 2023

Phishing is a prevalent and evolving cyber threat. Cybercriminals use various tactics to exploit human vulnerabilities and trick individuals into compromising information. To prevent phishing attacks, organizations must prioritize ongoing security awareness training, adapt to evolving threats, and foster a culture of security that empowers employees to recognize and respond to phishing attempts.​​​​​​​

3 Ways To Protect Yourself From Social Engineering Scams

March, 28 2023

The cybersecurity industry is struggling to hire and retain professionals due to high demand. Job seekers are vulnerable to social engineering scams, especially on platforms like LinkedIn. To stay safe, individuals should scrutinize emails, avoid overly enticing offers, and limit personal information sharing on social media while job hunting.​​​​​​​

How to Improve Your Cloud Security with AWS

November 8, 2022

Cloud adoption is widespread, but cloud security lags behind. AWS offers tools like Amazon Inspector, Guard Duty, and Security Hub to improve cloud security by automating monitoring, enhancing threat detection, and providing centralized visibility, addressing common challenges like budget constraints and compliance issues.