Protecting Your PrestaShop Website From Bot Abuse and Web Scraping

Is your PrestaShop website safe from bad bots that scatter throughout the internet?

While you may have a web application firewall or even an in-house cybersecurity team, new bots would most likely be profiled too late. If not blocked early, these bots might already have what they need from your website: your content, images, prices, or even more!

You need a solution that continuously identifies new bot patterns and signatures. A reliable solution for your PrestaShop website that could:

  • Quickly block bad bots
  • Identify and allow good bots such as Google and Bing bots
  • Constantly learn patterns and bot behavior
  • Automatically do everything for you.

So what’s the only solution that’s better than web application firewalls and in-house cybersecurity teams?


Your online security solution that’s trusted by businesses across 68 countries:


What is ShieldSquare?

ShieldSquare provides an easy-to-use, state-of-the-art API that can be integrated in just a few hours. The whole security system is powered by revolutionary backend technologies on a cloud-based platform in different datacenters around the world. ShieldSquare learns changes in behavior patterns of bots without compromising website speed or affecting your SEO rankings.

ShieldSquare is trusted by Alexa Top 500 Global Sites and has:

  • Protected more than 4 billion web pages
  • Blocked more than 9 billion bad bots

It’s a high-powered security solution for any website and it’s even more reliable than in-house solutions and web application firewalls!

What Does ShieldSquare Do for Your Website?

Now that you know what ShieldSquare is, it’s time to learn what ShieldSquare can do for your online business. It’s a fact that most PrestaShop users aren’t aware of the various online threats that could affect their online business.

As a business owner, you should know that there are bad bots that were designed to steal critical information on your website or simply spam your website with fake carts and forms.

Below are the things ShieldSquare can do for your online business:

Protects Your Content

Many bad bots are scattered throughout the internet to steal your precious and unique content (even images). SquareShield blocks these bots to help you improve SEO rankings, protect your unique content, and boost site traffic!

Prevents Price Scraping

Your competitors may actually be sending bad bots to your website to scrape your price. They can out-price you and other businesses in the market through these bots. SquareShield prevents these bad bots from getting your price information!

Stops Form Spam and Fake Carts

Several bots can also spam your online forms and even create fake carts. This can really affect your online marketing and cause you to waste more time and money on your marketing efforts. SquareShield can effectively block bots that spam your online forms and create fake carts!

Secures Your Website from Bot Abuse

Some bots can even attack your online business by using brute force and abusing your website. SquareShield can help you protect your website from ticket scalping, auction sniping, card testers, brute force attackers, and more!

How to Integrate ShieldSquare to Your PrestaShop Website

Integrating ShieldSquare to your PrestaShop website isn’t that complicated at all. All you need to do is download the PrestaShop Shield Square Module, which is the only way to integrate ShieldSquare to PrestaShop websites.

The PrestaShop Shield Square Module makes everything easy and gives you access to analytics and settings to fully protect your online business from bad bots while still allowing good bots (Google, Bing, etc.) to crawl in.

The module costs only a small fee to download. But take note that you still need a paid service from ShieldSquare for this to work!

What’re you waiting for? Secure your website from bad bots and prevent any form of online theft using ShieldSquare!

Download the PrestaShop Shield Square Module today!