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Investigating Surprise Attacks at the Application Layer: Bad Bot Report

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Only 61.3% of internet traffic is human. The rest are bots. While good bots are necessary for things like search engines to function, bad bots can spell the downfall for companies and profits. 

Bad bots scrape data from sites without permission in order to reuse the data (e.g., pricing, inventory levels) and gain a competitive edge. The truly ugly ones undertake criminal activities, such as fraud and outright theft.

Access this report to gain a unique, focused view on bad bot activity at the application layer (layer 7 of the OSI model). Discover concise rundowns of:

• Bad Bot vs Good Bot vs Human internet traffic comparisons
• The “weaponization” of the data center
• Countries with the highest “bad bot GDP”
• How to mitigate your vulnerability to bad bots
• And more

Vendor:
Distil Networks
Posted:
24 Mar 2017
Published:
24 Mar 2017
Format:
PDF
Length:
41 Page(s)
Type:
White Paper
Language:
English

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