The Mirai attacks on large websites such as KerbsOnSecurity, Twitter and Netflix in the month of September 2016 took the digital world by storm. As we had discussed the details in one of our earlier articles( [....]
All the companies and the personnel that work in the field of DDoS protection services are well versed with the Mirai Malware. Mirai is a malware that attacks the IOT(Internet of Things) devices such as printers, cameras etc. and uses them as bots for a large scale DDoS attack.
After winning seven gold medals at the 1972 Olympics, setting new world records in each event, American swimming star Mark Spitz famously said “records are me [....]
The impact that a DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attack can have on a company’s online operations is well know [....]
A new type of crippling DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attack on computer networks has recently surfaced. Attackers have been using a previously-unseen method of launching so-called reflection attacks, [....]
As if data centers and server administrators didn’t have enough to worry about when it comes to the security of their installations, yet another serious problem has surfaced. It’s a type of DDoS attack being called the “Nonsense Name” attack, and most servers are at risk because it target [....]
You would expect that over the last ten years software developers and network operators would have gotten much better at fending off and preventing DDoS (distributed denial-of-service) attacks. That’s far f [....]