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CAPTCHA Traffic Lights

Why Isn’t CAPTCHA Dead Yet?

The team at AltaVista (RIP) invented the CAPTCHA in 1997. At the time, it was a groundbreaking solution to a niche problem: preventing bots from entering URLs into the web search engine ...

Why Digital Fingerprinting for Bot Mitigation Is Ineffective

Co-authored by Nick Rieniets, Kasada Field CTO The long-term efficacy of a bot mitigation solution depends on the integrity of the data being collected. But what happens when the client (bot) manipulates ...
CAPTCHA Traffic Lights

Why Isn’t CAPTCHA Dead Yet?

The team at AltaVista (RIP) invented the CAPTCHA in 1997. At the time, it was a groundbreaking solution to a niche problem: preventing bots from entering URLs into the web search engine ...

Why Digital Fingerprinting for Bot Mitigation Is Ineffective

Co-authored by Nick Rieniets, Kasada Field CTO The long-term efficacy of a bot mitigation solution depends on the integrity of the data being collected. But what happens when the client (bot) manipulates ...

Behind the Scenes: The Journey to Defensive Security & Kasada v2

We've been on a journey to rebuild a defensive security solution against highly skilled, motivated, and persistent adversaries. Our new v2 platform development has been years in the making. Over this time, ...
JavaScript Deobfuscation: Hiding Intent to Fortify Bot Defenses

JavaScript Deobfuscation: Hiding Intent to Fortify Bot Defenses

In the adversarial game of bot detection and mitigation, obfuscation plays a key role in delivering long-term efficacy. While client-side scripts containing highly sensitive detection methods are a necessary component for modern ...
Bot Detection Obfuscate JavaScript

Bot Detection: Do You See What I See?

The Importance of Advanced Obfuscation for Long-Term Efficacy - Part 1 It is often quoted that “Security through obscurity is bad practice.” We see this differently. In the highly adversarial game of ...
Build vs. Buy — Bot Prevention Decision

Build vs. Buy — Bot Prevention Decision

Recently, we had several prospective customers tell us that they have created their own bot mitigation solution and it was working for them. Without an opportunity to see their solution in operation ...

Tales from the Front Lines: Retailer Prepares for Holiday Bot Battle in a Matter of Weeks

Following on the retail win posted previously, this week’s win is a clothing and home décor retailer that had an account takeover/credential validation challenge that their incumbent solution was unable to address ...

Understanding Bot Mitigation Limitations

Malicious bots make up nearly a quarter of all website traffic[1]. These bots are responsible for a whole host of problems, including account takeovers, spreading spam, and price and content scraping. The ...