Global Captchas Usage Statistics and Market Share

We are tracking usage statistics and market share of 31 web technologies in Captchas. In September 2023 the most popular web technology in Captchas is reCAPTCHA with 77% market share. In second place there is Cloudflare Bot Management with 13% market share. After that there are Akamai Bot Manager with 4%, Akamai Web Application Protector with 1% and Imperva with 1% market share. Top 5 web technologies together have 96% market share. The remaining 26 web technologies in Captchas have a combined market share of 4%.

Captchas Market Share in September 2023
About Captchas

A CAPTCHA is a type of challenge–response test used to determine whether or not the user is human.

We are tracking 31 different technologies in Captchas.

There are 5,509,146 websites using Captchas in out database.

Captchas Usage Statistics and Market Share in September 2023
Technologies in Captchas

    reCAPTCHA is a CAPTCHA-like system designed to establish that a computer user is human and, at the same time, assist in the digitization of books or improve machine learning.

  • Cloudflare Bot Management Cloudflare Bot Management

    Cloudflare bot management solution identifies and mitigates automated traffic to protect websites from bad bots.

  • Akamai Bot Manager Akamai Bot Manager

    Akamai Bot Manager detect bots using device fingerprinting bot signatures.

  • Akamai Web Application Protector Akamai Web Application Protector

    Akamai Web Application Protector is designed for companies looking for a more automated approach to web application firewall (WAF) and distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) security.

  • Imperva Imperva

  • Datadome Datadome

  • Basic Basic

    Basic is an authetication method used by some web servers.

  • hCaptcha hCaptcha

    hCaptcha is an anti-bot solution that protects user privacy and rewards websites.

  • Forter Forter

    Forter is a SaaS company that provides fraud prevention technology for online retailers and marketplaces.

  • Sift Sift

    Sift is a CA-based fraud prevention company.

  • PerimeterX PerimeterX

    PerimeterX is a provider of scalable, behavior-based threat protection technology for the web, cloud, and mobile.

  • MTCaptcha MTCaptcha

    MTCaptcha is a captcha service that is GDPR and WCAG compliant, providing the confidence of privacy and accessibility.

  • Sqreen Sqreen

  • Blue Triangle Blue Triangle

    Blue Triangle is a connected view of marketing, web performance, and third-party tag analytics while constantly monitoring website code for security vulnerabilities.

  • Riskified Riskified

    Riskified is a privately held company that provides SaaS fraud and chargeback prevention technology.

  • Konduto Konduto

    Konduto is a fraud detection service for ecommerce.

  • Signifyd Signifyd

    Signifyd is a provider of an enterprise-grade fraud technology solution for ecommerce stores.

  • Kount Kount

    Kount is a suite of fraud detection and prevention solutions for ecommerce businesses.

  • Mollom Mollom


    VAPTCHA is the abbreviation of (Variation Analysis based Public Turing Test to Tell Computers and Humans Apart), also known as gesture verification code, is a human-machine verification solution based on artificial intelligence and big data.

  • Tencent Waterproof Wall Tencent Waterproof Wall

  • Solve Media Solve Media


    SPNEGO is an authentication method commonly used in Windows servers to allow NTLM or Kerberos authentication

  • Digest Digest

    Digest is an authentication method based on a MD5 hash used by web servers.

  • Wordfence Wordfence

    Wordfence is a security plugin for sites that use WordPress. Wordfence includes an endpoint firewall and malware scanner.

  • CoinHive Captcha CoinHive Captcha

    Coinhive Captcha provides captcha service that is simple to integrate, where your users’ devices need to solve a number of hashes, adjustable by you, in order to login or post a comment to your site.


    NTLM is an authentication method commonly used by Windows servers

  • RapidSec RapidSec

    RapidSec offers automated client-side security and monitoring.

  • Onfido Onfido

    Onfido is a technology company that helps businesses verify people's identities using a photo-based identity document, a selfie and artificial intelligence algorithms.

  • Captch Me Captch Me

  • Norton Shopping Guarantee Norton Shopping Guarantee

    Norton Shopping Guarantee offering a third-party shopping guarantee to customers provides added protection and validation that you are safe to buy from.

Captchas Market Share History in Last 12 Months
Technology November 2022December 2022January 2023February 2023March 2023April 2023May 2023June 2023July 2023August 2023September 2023
Akamai Bot Manager4.81%4.78%4.77%4.82%1,248.58%4.92%4.93%4.70%4.53%4.51%4.50%
Cloudflare Bot Management4.54%4.90%5.59%6.38%1,797.40%8.61%9.14%12.63%12.94%13.07%13.21%
Akamai Web Application Protector3.70%3.66%3.63%3.61%925.90%3.58%3.54%3.35%3.17%3.12%3.09%
Blue Triangle0.06%0.06%0.06%0.06%14.34%0.05%0.05%0.04%0.04%0.04%0.04%
Tencent Waterproof Wall0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.04%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Solve Media0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.06%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
CoinHive Captcha0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.50%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Captch Me0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.01%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
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