ScrapeSentry Scraping Report Identifies the Risks to Online Businesses
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Not to be published before 12.01 am BST on 10th April 2014
The rising threat of web scraping to online businesses is clearly outlined in Sentor’s ScrapeSentry Scraping Threat Report 2014, issued today.
By analysing ScrapeSentry’s Global Scraping Intelligence Platform, which is the world’s largest database for scraping related activity, Sentor is able to demonstrate that web scraping rates have grown rapidly during 2013
Commenting on the growth in scraping incidents, Sentor’s co-founder Martin Zetterlund said, “Without exception there has been an increase in the quantity and complexity of scraping attacks over the past 12 months. Scrapers have become...