A major cloud computing and software development platform was the target of fraudsters using both bots as well as human fraud farms to sign up for fake new accounts in order to abuse free trials meant to entice new customers. Fraudsters would use accounts with this free trial time in order to engage in tasks that required a high level of compute power, most notably mining cryptocurrency.
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- Why these attacks were causing cluster failure for the cloud platform
- How Arkose Labs detected and stopped both human and bot-driven attacks
- How more than 95% of these attacks were almost immediately stopped