Key report findings:
- US retailers have a larger attack surface with an average risk exposure score of 35.1 (out of 42.33) vs an average score of 30.8 for EU retailers
- US retailers run 3,357 web applications over 401 domains, with 8% of them considered as suspect and 22% of them running on old components containing known vulnerabilities
- EU retailers run 2,799 applications over 509 domains, with 4% considered as suspect and 27% of them running on old components containing known vulnerabilities
- Security mechanisms (95*); active content (93.3*) and degree of distribution (81.5*) are the top three attack vectors identified across US and EU retailers.
*average score out of a 100
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