Impersonation is a type of cyber attack where an attacker pretends to be a legitimate user, system, or device to gain unauthorized access or manipulate their target. This kind of attack can happen through various channels like email, phone calls, social media, or instant messaging platforms. Impersonation attacks mainly aim to deceive the target into providing sensitive information, executing malicious actions, or gaining unauthorized access to secure systems.

Types of Impersonation Attacks

Ways to Prevent Impersonation Attacks

By understanding the various types of impersonation attacks and implementing these security best practices, you can better defend your organization against these ever-evolving cyber threats.