Ryanair captcha move disruptive but not impossible
11/30/2011|9:41:23 AM|tnooz.com

Technology experts say Ryanair’s latest initiative to prevent screen-scraping on its site will make things difficult but not impossible.

The airline has put a captcha screen in place along with a statement saying it ‘helps prevent automated programs from abusing the service’.

The screen appears once date and destination has been entered on the home page preventing screen-scraping technology from accessing pricing and availability information.

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