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Okta Warns of Credential Stuffing Attacks Targeting Customer Identity Cloud
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Okta Warns of Credential Stuffing Attacks Targeting Customer Identity Cloud

Okta is alerting users to the possibility of credential stuffing attacks, which are masterminded by threat actors, against a cross-origin authentication functionality in Customer Identity Cloud (CIC). The Identity and access management (IAM) services provider stated, "We observed that the endpoints used to support the cross-origin authentication feature were being attacked via credential stuffing for a number of our customers." Commencing on April 15, 2024, the corporation reported that it "proactively" notified clients who had enabled the function of the questionable activities. The number of clients affected by the attacks was not disclosed. Credential stuffing is a cyberattack tactic when attackers try to log in to online services using a list of usernames and passwords read m...