Passwordless vs. MFA: What's the Difference
Security Boulevard, July 21st, 2022
July 31, 2022,
Volume 292, Issue 4

Enterprise cybersecurity is under assault from unprecedented threats, exacerbated by the expanded attack surfaces brought about by remote work.

"For example," writes Michael Rothschild in Security Boulevard, "research from HP shows there was a 238% increase in cyberattack volume over the pandemic, with those numbers continuing to rise today.

A survey by the Ponemon Institute of IT and infosec leaders found credential theft (56%) and phishing (48%) to be the most common attack types experienced and Microsoft's Defense Report stated they'd found phishing attacks alone to be responsible for 70% of data breaches. The current situation makes clear the need for a more robust security posture, especially around authentication defense..."

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