With the ever-growing demand for customer data, pricing information, and market intelligence, automated attacks on online businesses are increasing. Attackers are combining sophisticated tools, different user agents, and leveraging cutting-edge technologies to bypass conventional defenses.
Recently we studied traffic on thousands of anonymized web properties to understand the origin of bad bots, the target of these bots, and most exploited attack surfaces during Q2 and Q3 2018. We published the observations in our recently released The Big, Bad Bot Problem Report Q3 2018.
The report reveals some insightful yet surprising results:
To learn more about our findings, click here to download a copy of the report