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The Top Automated Bot Threats and How to Stop Them

by Radware

Feb 27, 2020

"Bad" bots, which masquerade as humans and attack online businesses, now comprise 26% of total internet traffic. They evade conventional security technologies, threatening websites, mobile applications and even APIs. Often, these highly sophisticated and automated threats set their sights on web applications, using an array of tactics to pillage personal data, tie down online inventory and degrade application/website performance.

These attacks often go undetected by conventional mitigation strategies because bots have evolved from basic scripts to large-scale distributed bots with humanlike interaction capabilities to evade discovery. Staying ahead of this threat requires two things: a firm understanding of these malevolent robots and more sophisticated, advanced security capabilities to actively detect and mitigate them.

Download this whitepaper to learn about automated bot threats to applications and what you can do to stop them.