Credential Stuffing a Top Concern

Advancing to Bot Management and Security

Malicious botnets present multiple challenges to enterprises — some threaten security, and others merely impact performance or web analytics. A growing concern in the bot environment is the practice of credential stuffing, which capitalizes on both a bot’s ability to automate repeat attempts and the growing number of online accounts held by a single user. As bot technologies have evolved, so have their methods of evading detection:

  • Headless browsers
  • User interface replicators
  • IP spoofing and device spoofing

In a new report from Frost & Sullivan, Advancing to Bot Management and Security: Credential Stuffing Becomes Top Concern, analyst Chris Rodriguez explains how the credential stuffing exploit challenges typical bot management strategies, and calls for a more comprehensive approach.