Knowing What the Enemy Knows Is Key to Proper Defense

Pssst. Wanna buy some passwords…?

[…] Exacerbating the situation is the abundance of credentials and access to compromised systems that is available easily in underground criminal marketplaces, Maor said. As one example, he pointed to an advertisement that IntSights researchers recently observed on an underground forum touting domain admin credentials for a $12.5 billion company with some 33,000 employees. Among the items for sale were tens of thousands of usernames and passwords belonging to the company’s employees.


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