What is Account Takeover?




Account takeover is a type of attack technique where a cybercriminal will initially compromise an email account, and then use that legitimate email account to launch subsequent attacks such as business email compromise, and spear phishing.

Agari stops email account takeover by scrutinizing the sender of the email sent to the recipient. They'll leverage insights from over two trillion emails annually, with a global reach of over three billion mailboxes to really identify whether the sender is a legitimate sender attempting to send malicious emails to recipients.