7 Signs of an Account Takeover Fraud

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Account takeover (ATO) poses a significant threat to businesses today. According to Statista, this form of fraud affects an estimated 24% of companies globally. In fact, over half of all fraudulent attacks are ATOs.

ATOs can happen across various channels, encompassing both web and mobile platforms. Fraudsters typically conduct ATO for financial gain, seeking access to funds and/or payment cards, but also to acquire sensitive personal information or impersonate the account owner. 

In this article, you'll learn about what an ATO attack looks like, how to detect it, and ways to safeguard your platform from this form of fraud.