Arbor Network's Topic Takeover on DDoS
- Some activist DDoS attacks growing in sophistication, expert saysNews - Most distributed denial-of-service attacks are easily filtered out, but individuals with the technical skills can mirror legitimate traffic.
- Is it possible to prevent DDoS attacks?Answer - A distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack can consume all your network bandwidth. Learn how to prevent a DDoS attack in this expert response.
- DDoS mitigation a key component in network securityNews - With DDoS attacks increasing in frequency, size and complexity, it’s time for online businesses to start protecting themselves.
- Preventing a distributed denial-of-service attack: Is hardware needed?Answer - Expert Matthew Pascucci suggests four key questions to ask yourself when developing distributed denial-of-service attack mitigation tactics.
Denial of Service (DoS) Attack Prevention from searchSecurity.com
News -Researchers claim 'BlackNurse,' a low-volume ICMP denial-of-service attack, can allow a laptop to bring down routers and firewalls with as little as 4 Mbps of malicious packets.
Answer -The Necurs botnet has been distributing a new variant of Locky ransomware. Expert Nick Lewis explains how to prevent and detect Locky infections in your enterprise.
News -A new nematode worm proof of concept could help the internet avoid the next massive Mirai IoT botnet DDoS attack, but experts are unsure of the legality of the option.