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By Warwick Ashford News 03 March 2017

Businesses blame rivals for DDoS attacks

Industrial sabotage is considered to be the most likely reason behind a distributed denial of service attack, a study has revealed Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford News 02 May 2017

DDoS a top security and business issue, study shows

DNS should be at the core of information security strategies as DDoS attacks increasingly form part of wider cyber attacks and continue to ramp up to unprecedented levels, warns Neustar Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford News 23 January 2017

Lloyds Bank hit by massive DDoS attack

It has emerged that UK banks have been targeted by a DDoS campaign that affected services intermittently only at the Lloyds Banking Group Continue Reading


By Brenda L. Horrigan Opinion 29 March 2017

Tool time: Picking DDoS prevention products

DDoS prevention is an urgent security need for any company. Learn how to select the products and services that will best strengthen your defense against denial of service attacks. Continue Reading


By Alex Scroxton News 14 February 2017

Major DDoS attacks see huge increase, says Akamai

Akamai’s State of the Internet/Security Report for the fourth quarter of 2016 finds that distributed denial of service attacks larger than 100Gbps are rapidly increasing as more IoT devices are compromised Continue Reading


By Judith Myerson Answer 19 May 2017

Can BGP anycast addressing be used for DDoS attacks?

The BGP anycast addressing technique could potentially be used for malicious purposes. Expert Judith Myerson explains how this might work and what types of attacks to look out for. Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford News 20 January 2017

DDoS protection provider alleged to be Mirai botnet creator

Investigative journalist Brian Krebs believes distributed denial of service mitigation firm owner is the author of malware designed to enable massive IoT botnet-enabled DDoS attacks Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford News 18 January 2017

2017 may be crisis year for DDoS attacks, warns Deloitte

The proliferation of IoT devices and IoT exploit kits may make 2017 a turning point in DDoS attacks requiring new defence tactics, warns Deloitte Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News 14 April 2017

CLDAP reflection attacks may be the next big DDoS technique

Security researchers discovered a new reflection attack method using CLDAP that can be used to generate destructive but efficient DDoS campaigns. Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford News 24 February 2017

Banking malware, DDoS, ransomware and CEO fraud top UK cyber threats

Businesses need to be aware of the value of their data, how that data is likely to be attacked, and how to defend against particular attacks, says leading UK cyber cop Continue Reading