What are credential stuffing attacks?
Credential stuffing attacks: What they are and how to combat them
The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) defines credential stuffing attacks as “the automated injection of breached username/ password pairs in order to fraudulently gain access to user accounts.”
They are one of the most common types of large-scale cyberattacks. According to the 2019 Verizon Data Breach Report, 29% of data breaches in 2019 involved the use of stolen credentials and 1.5% of all logins on the web involve previously breached credentials.
Given all this information, you may be wondering: How can I combat credential stuffing attacks?
Dive into this white paper to learn about the anatomy of a credential stuffing attack and how to combat them.