Akamai Offers Free Tier for Client-Side Edge Security

Akamai Offers Free Tier for Client-Side Edge Security

In March of 2020, Akamai saw a dramatic 30% rise in internet traffic --- equivalent to an entire year of growth.1 Post-pandemic, Akamai believes there will be a return to normal internet traffic growth,2 but many things will never be the same. In general, we particularly expect to see greater ... Read More
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Client-Side Protection is Key to Web Application Security

The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) Foundation defines script attacks as a "type of injection in which malicious scripts are injected into otherwise benign and trusted websites." From the perspective of the user, malicious code is coming from trusted websites. Recently popularized by Magecart hacker groups, script attacks have ... Read More

Protecting Websites from Magecart and Other In-Browser Threats

The Rise of Third-Party Scripts Modern web applications have become increasingly reliant on external code, services and vendors that execute JavaScript code in the browser... often referred to as third-party scripts. As a close-to-home example shown below, Akamai executes dozens ... Read More