Vice is reporting that developers have made bots and other tools that automatically hunt for available food delivery slots on Amazon and Whole Foods and grab them before others can.
@Jason Kent, Hacker in Residence, provides expert commentary at @Information Security Buzz. "Automated attacks like this are often about polling APIs over and over and making decisions about scarce resource availability. ..." #infosec #cybersecurity #isdots https://informationsecuritybuzz.com/expert-comments/security-expert-re-automated-bots-snatch-amazon-fresh-whole-foods-delivery-times
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