UK Considers Penalizing Operators of Essential Services for Lax Cyber Security

UK organizations that provide critical infrastructure could soon face penalties of up to £17m, or 4% of global turnover, if they suffer a loss of service due to having lax cyber security standards.

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IT Professionals Forecast DDoS Attack Escalation

Corero recently surveyed some 100 IT security professionals at the InfoSecurity Europe conference in London last month, and their outlook on DDoS threat is bleak.

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Federal Government Committee to Tackle the Botnet Problem

An advisory group for the U.S. federal government is taking on the challenge of preventing botnets, and reducing the number of botnets and their power.

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Teen Hackers Can Launch a DDoS Attack for Cheap

You know it’s become way too easy to launch a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack when even a 12-year old child can do it.

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Final Fantasy 14 Plagued by DDoS Attacks

These attacks highlight just how exposed the gaming industry is to DDoS attacks, and reminds us how damaging successful attacks can be.

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