Q3 2021: Account Takeover Attempts Rise 671%, Reaching Unprecedented Levels

Cybercriminals upped their game over the last quarter—increasing the number of credential phishing attacks and account takeover attempts.

In our quarterly threat report, Abnormal Security discovered that all types of advanced email attacks grew over the last few months, with significant increases in the number of brute force attacks.

Download the report to discover trends in the email threat landscape, with prominent statistics including:

  • 61% of organizations received a vendor email compromise attack this quarter
  • 22% increase in business email compromise attacks since Q4 2020
  • 46% rise in impersonation of internal automated systems

With information on account takeovers, business email compromise, and vendor email compromise, this is a report you won’t want to miss. Fill out the form to access your copy today.

After reading this report, you are eligible for .5 CPE credits through (ISC)².

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