Network Security Trends Posts

How the Cyber Grinch Stole Christmas

The Cyber Grinch hated Christmas! The whole retail season! With Christmas fast approaching, he exclaimed “It’s practically here, I must find a way to stop Christmas from coming!”. He sat at his computer with his red coat and hat. ‘With this hat and this coat, I look just like Saint Nick’ he said with a laugh.

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Don’t Let DDoS Attacks Hack the Holidays

Will cyber criminals be naughty or nice with your network this holiday season? Don’t let your guard down. If the past is any precedent, cyber criminals will be very busy Grinches, wreaking havoc around the world.

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5G Will Increase DDoS Attack Risk

The next generation of wireless communications, known as 5G, is on the horizon. Telecoms providers such as Sprint, T-Mobile, AT&T and others are in a race to rollout 5G services that will empower smart devices and the Internet of Things (IoT).

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Corero Networks’ 2019 Security Predictions

It is safe to say that 2018 has been a very busy year for cybercriminals. Between attackers exploiting Memcached reflection vulnerabilities to launch the largest DDoS attacks the world has ever seen and some of the world’s major airlines suffering catastrophic data breaches, today’s determined cybercriminals have shown no signs of slowing down.

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DerpTroll: Despite the crime, will he even do time?

In 2013 and 2014 the cyber security industry was taken by storm after gaming super giants, including Sony, EA and Steam, were taken offline by DDoS attackers. The attackers went by the name of DerpTroll and they used Twitter to coordinate DDoS attacks and generally cause internet chaos.

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