Learn what Symantec said in its report: According to Symantec’s Internet Security Threat Report, on average, websites affected in this way remain infected for 46 days. In the first 6 months of the year 2019, 52 percent of the formjacking attacks have been in the US and 8.1 percent of the attacks have been on the users of Australia. India comes at number three in this list. Here 6% of such attacks have occurred on users. It has been reported in the report that websites such as Ticketmaster, British Airways, Feedify and Newegg have been attacked so far.
What is Symantec’s Researcher saying: Candid Wueest, a Principal Threat Researcher at Symantec, has said that there are formjacking attacks on different websites every month. With this, they also make millions of crores of rupees. He further said that users often do not notice that they are falling prey to formjacking attacks as such attacks are done only on the trusted online store. In order to avoid this, it is very important to have a comprehensive security solution so that users can be protected from this attack. Symantec reported that it has prevented more than 2.3 million formjacking attacks globally in the second quarter of 2019.