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Any online business a target of DDoS attacks

By Warwick Ashford 06 Nov 2017

Any business that is online is susceptible to denial of service attacks and should ensure it has the capability to mitigate such attacks, says an industry practitioner who explains how Read More

Ransom DDoS attacks on the rise

By Warwick Ashford 03 Aug 2017

The use of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks to extort money from organisations is on the rise, warns security firm Kaspersky Lab Read More

How can a DDoS reflection attack abuse CLDAP?

By Nick Lewis 28 Sep 2017

A new exploit of CLDAP servers can be used for a DDoS reflection attack that gives attackers a 70x boost. Nick Lewis explains how to defend against this new threat. Read More

More work needed to defend APAC against DDoS attacks

By Aaron Tan 07 Jun 2017

When StarHub’s residential fibre network went down in October 2016, the Singapore telco initially pinned the blame on distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks brought on by internet of things ... Read More

More than half of businesses fell victim to DDoS attacks in the past year, survey shows

By Zach Emmanuel 16 Oct 2017

CDNetworks research shows 54% of businesses were hit by distributed denial of service attacks in the last year, and many feel they are underinvesting in cyber defences Read More

Potential IPv6 DDoS attacks: How can enterprises prepare?

By Michael Cobb 09 Nov 2017

Enterprises learn how to prepare for IPv6 with DDoS attack tools. Michael Cobb further addresses the inevitable attacks and what users can do. Read More

Google removes Play Store apps used in WireX DDoS botnet

By Warwick Ashford 29 Aug 2017

Google has axed around 300 Play Store apps after security researchers revealed the apps were hijacking Android devices to carry out DDoS attacks Read More

DDoS defense: Changing the approach to handle new threats

By Rob Wright 28 Sep 2017

Corero Network Security CEO Ashley Stephenson talks with SearchSecurity about the recent wave of powerful distributed denial-of-service attacks and how DDoS defense has changed. Read More

Businesses blame rivals for DDoS attacks

By Warwick Ashford 03 Mar 2017

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

DDoS a top security and business issue, study shows

By Warwick Ashford 02 May 2017

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 Read More