Web applications are the top attack vector for hacks resulting in breaches, and cybercriminals are getting better every day at using sophisticated bots to exploit web application vulnerabilities. While malicious bots started out using simple scripts, these attacks have evolved to using advanced tactics such as headless browsers and machine learning to outmaneuver traditional application security. That’s where the need for Advanced Bot Protection comes in.
Barracuda Advanced Bot Protection uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to help customers defend against the latest automated threats. Available as part of Web Application Firewall and WAF-as-a-Service solutions, the new functionality fights malicious bot activity in several ways. [Read more…] about What is Advanced Bot Protection?
Mike Goldgof is Senior Director of Product Marketing for Data Protection, Network and Application Security at Barracuda Networks.