Preventing Credential Theft

Preventing Credential Theft by RedLine Stealer Malware

Authored by: Gorgang Joshi and Chandan S – A credential-based attack occurs when an attacker steals credentials, extends privileges, and compromises critical data. Credential theft is the first stage of a lateral movement attack and stopping the attack early in the process can make a material impact on the success and damages incurred by an attacker.