DDoS attacks are now more unpredictable and damaging than ever, crippling websites, shutting down operations, and costing millions of dollars in downtime, customer support and brand damage, according to Neustar.
Akamai announced a new global DDoS attack report, which shows that in Q1, DDoS attackers relied less upon traditional botnet infection in favor of reflection and amplification techniques.
In this interview, Jag Bains, CTO of DOSarrest, talks about various types of DDoS attacks and why a cloud-based solution is a good fit for most organizations.
DNS-based DDoS amplification attacks have significantly increased in the recent months, targeting vulnerable home routers worldwide.
NSFOCUS released its DDoS Threat Report 2013, which details attack trends and methodologies over the past year.