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eCommerce Form Spam

In a recent Statistica study, worldwide eCommerce sales hit $3.46 trillion in 2016, up from $1.5 trillion as recently as 2015.  Looking forward, eCommerce sales are forecasted to be $6.54 trillion in 2020 according to the same report.  According to Statistica the top 3 online stores’ revenue amounted to almost $100 billion in 2017. Online […]

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Shop Protector drives higher conversion rates for merchants and is the leading alternative to CAPTCHA for Shopify merchants

The Shop Protector app available on the Shopify app store is now protecting thousands of Shopify merchants from unwanted form spam while also protecting from fake account creation. With the Shop Protector solution, Shopify merchants can improve the user experience for human visitors and increase their conversion rate while taking action to prevent form spam. Additionally, […]

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Ellipsis Technologies Announces Solution for Shopify Form Spam

Greenville, SC, May 1, 2017–Ellipsis Technologies announces today the release of their Shopify app focused on combating form spam in the Shopify eCommerce environment. The Ellipsis Technologies Human Presence™ app is now available on the Shopify app store: https://apps.shopify.com/ellipsis-human-presence-technology. The app is a web security software technology that enables website owners to validate the presence […]

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Ellipsis Case Study by Kopis

  CAPTCHA-like tests are annoying, frustrating and costly to online businesses. At Ellipsis, we’re changing the game with our proprietary web security technology that invisibly verifies human site visitors while protecting against harmful bots. Ellipsis Case Study: http://www.kopisusa.com/case-studies/ellipsis/

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ReBreakCaptcha: Hacking Google’s reCAPTCHA

East-EE, a security researcher, has discovered that Google’s reCAPTCHA is susceptible to a robot attack that leverages its own speech recognition service. In 2016, another team of security researchers from Columbia University, identified flaws in the technology that would enable hackers to influence the risk analysis, bypass restrictions, and deploy large-scale attacks. Source. East-EE posted a […]

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19% of shoppers would abandon a retailer that’s been hacked

Survey also shows majority of retailers haven’t invested in cybersecurity in the past year By Matt Hamblen Nearly a fifth of shoppers would avoid at a retailer that has been a victim of a cybersecurity hack, according to a survey. The 2016 KPMG Consumer Loss Barometer report surveyed 448 consumers in the U.S. and found […]

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The Surprisingly Devious History of CAPTCHA

                                                                    Image credit: iStock / Public Domain Article by: Kate Horowitz Life in the Information Age changes so fast and so often that […]

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