Airlines

Digital Risks, discovered.

Airline Industry Index

Metrics derived from continuous monitoring of airline digital environments. This information is updated every 30 days.

CompanyDomainsNew Domains (%)Third-party Code (%)High-risk (%)Malware eventTotal CookiesCookies over 12 Months (%)Longest Cookie LifespanAverage JavaScript Download Size (MBs)
Benchmark427%92%0%No7930%17 years0.75
Airline 14620%91%0%No8943%17 years0.59
Airline 2320%91%0%No3921%2 years0.44
Airline 3147%100%0%No2612%2 year1.02
Airline 410211%80%0%No21528%10 year20.44
Airline 5170%100%0%No2446%1 year1.27

Key Learnings:

As British Airlines, Air Canada and Cathay Pacific learned, falling prey to a website or mobile app security incident is a real risk. With more consumers making direct travel purchases online, the airline industry needs to better protect digital assets. Inability to identify and secure the code that renders on consumer devices is a serious problem. On average, the Airline sector experienced:

  • 92% of executing domains are from third-party vendors
  • 0% high-risk domains, on average, trending down since January
  • 7% month-over-month domain variability,  continuing to trend up
  • 17 year cookie is the largest tracker, trending down from 68 year cookie in April
  • 42 domains, on average, execute when consumers access the home page
  • JavaScript download size shrinking since April

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