Security Leaders Discuss Life360 Data Breach

July 2, 2024 | Life360 reported a data breach affecting its subsidiary, Tile, exposing client information such as names, phone numbers, addresses, email addresses, and device IDs.

Piyush Pandey, CEO at Pathlock: Pandey stressed the importance of proactive identity security, highlighting the need for visibility into user access throughout their lifecycle. He noted the absence of multi-factor authentication as a critical oversight, emphasizing the need to secure service accounts alongside business applications.

Anne Cutler, Cybersecurity Evangelist at Keeper Security: Cutler underscored the necessity for prioritizing admin account security, advocating for stringent password policies and least privilege access. She recommended continuous monitoring of admin activities and implementing multi-factor authentication across all accounts to enhance security.

Callie Guenther, Senior Manager, Cyber Threat Research at Critical Start: Guenther highlighted the broader implications of the breach, including potential threats like targeted extortion and supply chain vulnerabilities. She emphasized the importance of comprehensive security frameworks, vigilant monitoring, and incident response strategies to mitigate risks.

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