What is the Problem?
Attackers today are targeting websites to impact data integrity, steal private customer information and compromise financial transactions. Client-side vulnerabilities in website security have allowed attackers to compromise thousands of websites globally. These attacks impact consumers and e-commerce vendors alike, resulting in significant financial and reputational costs and represent the number one threat to digital commerce. These attacks impact consumers and e-commerce vendors alike, resulting in significant financial and reputational costs.
The acceleration of successful attacks has exposed fundamental and universal vulnerabilities in web security and served as a troublesome indicator of the lack of effective defenses for combating this growing threat. What’s at stake is significant as continued attacks risk the erosion of the most important ingredient that powers e-commerce: trust.