UPDATE: Customer Impact in the Okta Salesforce Breach

Crosswire Security Team
Crosswire Security Team
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November 30, 2023
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The following is a message we sent to our customers earlier this week:

We at Crosswire wanted to update you about a significant security incident involving Okta. Crosswire sources, along with public reports, have confirmed that Okta's Salesforce instance experienced a breach in September 2023. This incident is part of the larger Okta breach that was previously reported. Unfortunately, this has impacted all Okta customers, including potentially leading to the leak of your company's Okta administrator information.

To address this situation, we advise the following steps:

  • Please review any compromised data and obtain a list of users who were affected. This can be done through the Okta support portal, accessible here. Note: You need to have Okta super admin privileges to access this link.
  • Log into Crosswire and closely examine any threats that could indicate compromises to your Okta admin accounts. This includes tracking potential issues from September to the present. Pay special attention to any anomalous sign-in attempts, unusual admin portal access, and new enrollments in MFA authenticators.
  • Advise any affected Okta users to be especially alert to phishing attempts following this breach.

We will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates on any additional fallout from the Okta security breach. Should you have any further questions or need assistance, please do not hesitate to reach out to your Crosswire team.

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