Cloud security: ‘Suspicious superhumans’ behind rise in attacks on online services

Cyber attacks targeting corporate cloud services have increased significantly in the last few months as cyber criminals look to exploit the rise in remote working to gain access to corporate accounts.

The coronavirus pandemic and the resulting social distancing measures have forced organisations and employees to adapt to working from home with the aid of cloud-based collaboration tools.

But the rise in use of these services – which allow users to login and gain access to corporate resources remotely – has also led to a spike in hackers looking to take advantage of their increasing popularity in order to steal login credentials, sensitive information and other data.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s