Hosting Provider DDoS Protection Posts

Mirai Botnet Code Targets Corporate Networking Gear

Last month a report from Palo Alto Networks’ Unit 42 revealed that cyber criminals have now evolved the infamous Mirai botnet code to target corporate SD-WAN gear and recruit those assets into harmful botnets. To defend against such attacks, a security system must include comprehensive automated protections against Mirai type attack vectors.

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Bursts, Waves and DDoS: What You Need to Know

A recent Cisco report found that 42 percent of organizations experienced “burst” distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks in 2017.

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Minding Your MANRS

Maintaining the resilience and stability of the global Internet requires collaborative efforts between Internet Service Providers (ISPs), government agencies, enterprises, security vendors and end users.

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DDoS Attacks on Internet Providers Can Impact Downstream Customers

Enterprises need to consider that even if they have protection against distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, their business could be taken offline if their Internet Service Provider (ISP), hosting provider or Domain Name Service (DNS) provider does not have adequate DDoS protection.

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Benefits of Automatic DDoS Protection in a Hosting Environment

It’s relatively easy for hackers to launch distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks against a web hosting provider, because they have such large attack surfaces.

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