Inhuman Attackers! What Are Bots?

Inhuman Attackers! What Are Bots? A Kaspersky Insight Bots Everywhere! A ‘bot’ – short for robot – is a software program that performs automated, repetitive, pre-defined tasks. Bots typically imitate or replace human user behavior. Because they are automated, they operate much faster than human users. They carry out useful functions, such as customer service or indexing search engines, but they can also come in the form of [...]