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Largest navigation device maker combats bots with Cequence's API Spartan
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Fighting against costly bot attacks, the world's largest navigation device manufacturer has turned to Cequence's advanced bot detection and mitigation solution, API Spartan.
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APIs become the leading attack vector, cybersecurity research shows
Wed, 28th Feb 2024
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Cybersecurity firm Imperva has found that 71% of last year's web traffic was linked to APIs, acting as a major attack vector due to organisations' insufficient visibility, leading to a sharp rise in targeted attacks.
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Threat spotlight - How attackers are targeting your web applications right now
Thu, 8th Feb 2024
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Cyberattacks on web applications have surged, Barracuda has defended against over 18bn such attacks in 2023 alone, with web apps providing a prime target for cyber attackers due to vulnerabilities and valuable data.
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Appdome partners with JetBrains TeamCity for secure app delivery boost
Mon, 6th Nov 2023
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Appdome and JetBrains TeamCity have collaborated to enhance the secure delivery of mobile apps with automated cyber defence.
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Bad bots make up 30% of internet traffic and they’re after APIs
Mon, 6th Nov 2023
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APIs are designed to connect and share data with other applications – and it can be easy to underestimate just how exposed that data is.
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Generative AI: A disruptive force at the hands of cyber attackers
Tue, 31st Oct 2023
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Generative AI tools in the wrong hands are a serious threat, which is why their use must be regulated properly.
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Three ways to overcome cybersecurity staff shortages
Fri, 15th Sep 2023
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Given the shrinking cybersecurity talent pool and surge in cyberattacks, organisations must adjust their approach to managing their cybersecurity programs.
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Thales takes cybersecurity to next level with Imperva acquisition
Thu, 27th Jul 2023
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Thales to acquire cybersecurity firm Imperva for $3.6bn, aiming to boost its cybersecurity capabilities and create a global integrated player.
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Barracuda launches new Application Protection plans
Fri, 21st Apr 2023
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Barracuda Networks launches Application Protection plans to simplify website and application security. Plans include machine learning and zero trust security.
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F5 helps defend against sophisticated bot attacks on AWS
Fri, 18th Nov 2022
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cloud services
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AWS customers using Amazon CloudFront can now easily deploy F5 distributed high efficacy AI-driven cloud bot defence.
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How a major electronics retailer ended the bot menace on its portal
Tue, 6th Sep 2022
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online shopping
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A large electronic goods retailer is facing a major bot problem, with eight million visits in a week to scrape pricing and product info without permission.
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Why enhancing bot protection for web and API endpoints matters
Fri, 29th Jul 2022
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The growing threat of malicious bots is putting businesses at risk. Find out how to protect your organization with an effective anti-bot solution.
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Telstra, F5 team up to bolster services and solutions
Fri, 24th Jun 2022
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Telstra and F5 join forces to enhance their services and solutions, offering customers leading digital experiences.
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Greater API usage raises concerns for protection - report
Mon, 20th Jun 2022
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Radware's State of API Security report reveals that 92% of organizations have increased API usage, but many have a false sense of security.
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Could New Zealanders initiate a cyber attack from within?
Fri, 27th May 2022
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The threat landscape is significantly increasing worldwide, and the opportunities it presents are a growing concern in Aotearoa.
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Asia Pacific plagued by sophisticated bad bots - report
Wed, 25th May 2022
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The three most common bot attacks were account takeover, content or price scraping, and scalping to obtain limited-availability items.
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Barracuda launches new capabilities for API Protection
Fri, 20th May 2022
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Barracuda Networks expands its Barracuda Cloud Application Protection with new API security capabilities and client-side protection.
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The 'A-B-C' of effective application security
Tue, 17th May 2022
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Software applications have been a key tool for businesses for decades, but the way they are designed and operated has changed during the past few years.
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Supply chain disruptions continue to escalate - Forrester
Tue, 2nd Nov 2021
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Supply chain disruptions are becoming the new normal, according to analyst firm Forrester, with shortages affecting everything from appliances to automobiles.
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How to protect applications across multiple clouds
Fri, 18th Dec 2020
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Deploying and managing web application firewalls in cloud environments is a challenge, says Radware's Yaniv Hoffman.
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The retailer safety guide for the world of online shopping
Thu, 19th Nov 2020
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Are you an online retailer? This guide details the threats that you need to be aware of to keep safe in the biggest ever year of online shopping.
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Chillisoft to distribute Imperva security solutions
Tue, 2nd Jun 2020
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application security
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Chillisoft adds Imperva to its cybersecurity portfolio, offering enterprise data security, web application, BOT protection, and CDN solutions.
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Barracuda Networks integrates WAF into cloud platform
Wed, 6th Nov 2019
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Barracuda unveils Azure-based WAF-as-a-Service, bolstering cloud app security.
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Barracuda launches bot protection feature for firewall offerings
Mon, 27th May 2019
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Barracuda unveils AI-powered Advanced Bot Protection to thwart automated cyber threats on its WAF platforms.