Fastly partners with HUMAN Security to provide customers with bot protection as well as fraud and account abuse prevention to stop cybercriminals from accessing their online apps and services.
Fastly’s WAF provides a solution with the range of deployment options on the market with flexibility, deployment and tooling integrations. Now customers have access to all the benefits of Fastly’s WAF combined with HUMAN’s bot protection and remediation capabilities.
Automated online attacks, also known as bot attacks, can wreak havoc on business bottom lines and disrupt digital experiences. Today, three out of four online attacks are from bots, including events such as account takeover, payment fraud, content manipulation, and more. Bad bots also consume resources and overwhelm organizations, accounting for at least a quarter of all internet traffic. To combat this threat, HUMAN relies on the defense to verify the humanity of over 15 trillion interactions per week for some of the largest internet companies and platforms.
“In response to the rapid growth of bot-based cyberattacks, it was imperative for Fastly to offer our customers a world-class bot detection solution to complement our Next-Gen WAF powered by Signal Sciences,” said Fastly. Chief Product and Strategy Officer, Lakshmi Sharma. “HUMAN will not only help protect Fastly’s customers from bot attacks and fraud, but will also help increase ROI while reducing data contamination and cybersecurity exposure. With HUMAN, we help our valued customers protect what matters most: their users and their assets. »
“Now more than ever, it’s important for businesses to protect their customers, revenue, and operational efficiency by protecting against cybercriminal organizations that use sophisticated bots as their weapon of choice,” said Tamer Hassan, co-founder and CEO of HUMAN. “As an example of the cyber risks businesses face, a global e-commerce company had implemented a bot management solution to protect its digital shopping experience, but the bots kept coming through – taking the control of customer accounts. With the implementation of HUMAN’s Human Defense Platform and Fastly’s Next-Gen WAF, these attacks were stopped, the cybercriminal organization was disrupted, and the company’s customer experience and brand reputation have been protected. We look forward to deploying our modern defenses – including internet observability, collective protection and actionable threat intelligence – to complement Fastly’s sophisticated security suite, resulting in fully protected customers.
HUMAN was recognized as a “High Achiever” in The Forrester Wave: Bot Management, Q2 2022, and was cited as a strong choice for customers who want “premium service and deep expertise in marketing bot attacks.” and security”. HUMAN’s capabilities have resulted in several takedowns, including PARETO in cooperation with Roku and Google.
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