With phishing attacks becoming more common–users are redirected through legitimate
websites attempting to capture their Microsoft credentials, confirms Check Point Research.
Microsoft is one of the most popular brands for cybercriminals to impersonate in phishing
campaigns. Microsoft’s products are used by a massive number of people, both professionally and personally. Plus, gaining access to one’s Microsoft credentials can explore the key to an array of associated services and websites. One particular campaign analyzed by Check Point Research, the cyber threat intelligence provider – redirected people through the series of legitimate websites with an effort to steal their Microsoft credentials.