Solution Brief

How Proofpoint Defends Against Cloud Account Takeover

Prevent and mitigate potentially devastating cloud account takeovers. Cyber criminals are following businesses into the cloud. As more companies adopt hosted email and webmail, cloud productivity apps like Microsoft 365 and Google Workspace, and cloud development environments like AWS and Azure, cyber criminals have quickly learned that the basic corporate account credential is a potential source of money and power. They now target these credentials in growing numbers of cyber attack campaigns. And their relentless efforts are just the opening salvos in their mission to execute devastating cloud account takeovers.