Cybercrime

Cybercrime Report: Retail eCommerce Has a Big Bot Problem

Our latest report on global cyberattack trends finds that retail eCommerce fraud hit an inflection point during the second half of 2018.

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Parul Sharma
Posted March 19, 2019
Cybercrime

Credential Stuffing: Big Breaches Have Bot Attacks Ramping Up Fast

A spike in large data breaches in recent months is fueling a credential stuffing epidemic around the world, as cybercriminals use login credentials from one business to hijack customer accounts at another.

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Alisdair Faulkner
Posted December 20, 2018
Fraud Prevention

World Cup Russia 2018: Running the Fraud Defenses Ragged

Fraud defenses are being hit hard during the 2018 World Cup, as bot attacks affect online gambling companies and identity spoofing affects online travel.

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Alisdair Faulkner
Posted July 12, 2018
Cybersecurity

Bot Wars: How to Stop the Next Wave of Attacks

This is the third in a three-part series about bots. In parts one and two of this three-part series, we looked at a recent surge in malicious bot offensives that have painted a broad and very dire picture of the...

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Alisdair Faulkner
Posted July 7, 2017
Cybersecurity

Phantom Menace: Cybersecurity and the Bot Revolution

This is the first in a three-part series about bots. A Bot-pocalypse might be closer than you think. In her 2017 Internet Trends Report, Mary Meeker points out that, after a brief decline, traffic generated from bots has once again...

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ThreatMetrix Team
Posted June 21, 2017
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