ThreatList: Credential Theft Spikes by Triple Digits in U.S.

Credential theft was substantially up in the United States during the third quarter – even as declines were charted in Europe and Asia.

Periodic analysis from Blueliv shows a whopping 141 percent increase in compromised credentials from North American targets between June and August compared to the March through May period. In contrast, there were fewer compromised European and Asian credentials detected over same period (22 percent and 36 percent decreases respectively).

Read more about the findings of the Blueliv analysis on Threatpost.