New & Notable
DDoS attack detection and prevention News
April 05, 2019
As DDoS attacks continue to evolve, planning for DDoS attack prevention and mitigation has become a critical business priority. Radware's Daniel Smith offers advice.
March 20, 2019
Researchers from Palo Alto Networks have spotted a new variant of the Mirai botnet that is targeting enterprise presentation systems and digital signage with 11 new exploits.
March 07, 2019
FBI Special Agent Elliott Peterson gave RSA attendees a behind-the-scenes look at the investigation into the Mirai botnet following the devastating DDoS attacks in 2016.
April 27, 2018
Webstresser.org, a popular DDoS-for-hire website, was taken down by several law enforcement agencies across the globe. Details are sparse, but arrests have reportedly been made.
DDoS attack detection and prevention Get Started
Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content
A PBX to VoIP migration requires careful planning to ensure call quality. Learn how to ready the network, evaluate architecture options and set the right security policies. Continue Reading
A CAPTCHA (Completely Automated Public Turing Test to Tell Computers and Humans Apart) is a type of challenge-response system designed to differentiate humans from robotic software programs. Continue Reading
A distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack is an attack in which multiple compromised computer systems attack a target, such as a server, website or other network resource, and cause a denial of service for users of the targeted resource. Continue Reading
Evaluate DDoS attack detection and prevention Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
Network layer and application layer DDoS attacks are significant threats. Learn about the differences between them and what you can do to reduce their effects. Continue Reading
Security, though costly, is essential for IoT devices; a single breach can destroy a company's reputation. IoT security by design can avoid devastating incidents. Continue Reading
The UPnP protocol is being misused to distribute malware through home routers. Expert Michael Cobb explains the UPnP vulnerability and how to defend against it. Continue Reading
Manage DDoS attack detection and prevention
Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.
Unified communications security can be tricky. Learn how to craft a strategy that addresses security challenges and the requirements of individual UC tools. Continue Reading
Who's to blame for the IoT security problem: manufacturers creating devices, end user deploying them or governments not creating legislation enforcing security measures? Continue Reading
DDoS attacks top the list of primary security concerns for mobile operators now that 5G wireless is advancing as the number of connected devices grows. Continue Reading
Problem Solve DDoS attack detection and prevention Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.
Password spraying isn't a sophisticated attack, but don't discount the attackers if you detect one. Find out how this brute-force technique works and how to defend against it. Continue Reading
DDoS attack patterns indicate a sharp escalation in the fall. Why does that occur and what can be done to guard against these attacks? Continue Reading
An Apple vulnerability recently resurfaced and is targeting Apple devices that are connected to public hotspots. Discover what this vulnerability is and how to protect your devices. Continue Reading