Anti-DDoS technology has often been difficult or costly for individual organizations to deploy. Fortunately, DDoS defense solutions have evolved, enabling hosting providers and ISPs to offer affordable DDoS protection to their customers.
A recent TripWire study highlights the growing problem of cyberattacks, and whether IT staff feel that their companies have the right combination of skills and technology to cope with various types of cyber threats.
Some companies are keenly aware of attacks on their networks, but other companies are not. Even in some companies that have dedicated IT security staff and systems in place, major security breaches have occurred. It can take months or even years for an organization to realize that it has been breached.