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The Business Impacts of DDoS Attacks: Survey Results

March 24, 2016
An industry study by Corero polled technology decision makers, network operators and security experts attending the recent 2016 RSA Conference about key DDoS issues and trends that Internet service providers and businesses face in 2016.
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TMC.net magazine

Corero Network Security: DDoS Attacks Hurt More Than Just Systems

March 24, 2016
Results indicated an opportunity for ISPs by offering DDoS prevention services. There is a clear demand, and a willingness to pay. The market is willing, but the solutions supply needs to catch up.
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Digital Forensics magazine

The Swiss People’s Party and Swiss Federal Railways Both Confirm They’ve Been Targeted by Hackers

March 24, 2016
Dave Larson, COO at Corero Network Security told @DFMag; “Organizations or Government agencies or even infrastructure that rely on traditional IT security tools to protect against DDoS attacks are placing themselves at even greater risk from these devastating cyber-threats."
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Professional Security Magazine

DDoS Impact Survey Polled IT and Security Professionals at RSA

March 23, 2016
What is the most damaging consequence of DDoS attacks to businesses? Losing the trust and confidence of your customers, according to nearly half of IT security people in Corero Network Security’s second annual DDoS Impact Survey.
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IT Pro Portal

Loss of Customer Trust Biggest Consequence of a DDoS Attack

March 23, 2016
In the annual survey, entitled DDoS Impact Survey, losing trust is the most damaging consequence for 50 percent of those surveyed, followed by lost revenue, for 34 percent.
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WHIR Web Host Industry Review

Smaller, More Frequent DDoS Attacks Plague IT Security Professionals: Report

March 23, 2016
As costly as DDoS attacks can be for businesses in terms of mitigation, site restoration, and even lost revenues, the most damaging effect is the loss of customer trust, according to nearly half of IT security professionals surveyed by Corero.
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SC Magazine

Survey: DDoS Erodes Customer Trust

March 23, 2016
The loss of customer trust and confidence is the most harmful consequence of a distributed denial of service attack, according to 45 percent of IT security professionals polled for Corero Network Security's second annual DDoS Impact Survey.
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Cloud Security: How Carriers & their Customers Can Benefit from DDoS Mitigation Services

March 8, 2016
Providers can now deploy their DDoS mitigation operations at peering or transit points, using technology that is scalable and responsive. These systems are automated, always on, and capable of responding to attacks in real time – reducing headaches for providers everywhere.
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Dark Reading

Corero Network Security Debuts New SmartWall® Network Threat Defense

March 1, 2016
At this week’s 2016 RSA Conference Corero will showcase the advanced capabilities of the Corero vNTD Monitor, a first-of-its-kind virtual DDoS monitoring appliance.
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The Extortion Game – How To Approach DDoS

February 26, 2016
The number of Bitcoin ransom demands associated with DDoS attacks could increase significantly this year if the trend continues to grow at the rate we experienced at the end of 2015.
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Worcester Business Journal

Hudson Company Launches New Internet Security Product

February 25, 2016
Corero Network Security has launched a beta for its newest threat detection security system.
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Vigilance the world's leading security magazine

Corero Announces Beta Availability for SmartWall® Network Threat Defense - Virtual Edition (vNTD Monitor)

February 24, 2016
The introduction of vNTD Monitor provides freedom and flexibility to monitor DDoS activity against any server, application or network.
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Proactive Investors UK magazine

Corero Network Security Launches New Beta Monitoring Solution

February 24, 2016
It allows network and security teams the ability to stay in control of DDoS attacks in a cloud environment with visibility of attack traffic, intuitive analytics and alerting of DDoS attack vectors targeting the system or workload.
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CIO Review

Corero Network Security Offers Defense Against DDoS Threats

February 24, 2016
This industry first technology brings real-time DDoS event visibility to Virtual Machine (VM) instances for more diverse deployment possibilities, with the same powerful and rich DDoS security event analytics and reporting found in the award-winning Corero SmartWall Threat Defense System.
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DDoS impact on mobile networks – Radio congestion

February 23, 2016
To ensure customer reliability, experience and security, CSP’s and mobile carriers will need to protect their most valuable asset from congestion and downtime as a result of multivector, short duration DDoS attacks.
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SC Magazine

Cyber-criminals say it with flowers for Valentine's Day

February 16, 2016
Cyber-criminals have been targeting the websites of florists with DDoS attacks in an attempt to extort money.
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End of days: Are we on the verge of a DDoS Armageddon?

February 4, 2016
High profile attacks backed by ever-growing firepower are pointing to an arms race in DDoS attacks. Are we heading for a doomsday scenario?
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Vigilance the world's leading security magazine

French Hosting Provider Protects Media Industry from Cyber Attacks

February 3, 2016
France-based SdV Plurimédia, the leading hosting provider for the international media industry, has implemented the SmartWall® Threat Defense System (TDS) to protect its world-class data centers against DDoS attacks.
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Host Review the Web Hosting Guide

France-based Hosting Provider SdV Plurimédia Selects Corero Network Security’s SmartWall Threat Defense Solution

February 3, 2016
With the Corero solution in place, SdV Plurimédia brings an optimum level of reliability to its networks and guarantees DDoS protection to its customers as part of its 99.999% Service Level Agreement (SLA).
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Infosecurity

Anonymous Carry-out DDoS Attack on Japanese Airport Website

January 26, 2016
Infosecurity spoke to Dave Larson, Chief Operating Officer at Corero Network Security, about the increasing prevalence of DDoS attacks and the affect they are having on organizations.
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TechWeek Europe

Irish Government Websites Taken Down by DDoS Attacks

January 22, 2016
Multiple Irish government and public sector websites have been knocked offline in an apparent Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack.
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SC Magazine

DDoS attack disrupts Irish National Lottery

January 21, 2016
Dave Larson, chief operating officer of Corero Network Security, commented: “The growing dependence on the internet makes the impact of successful DDoS attacks – financial and otherwise – increasingly damaging. The gaming, and gambling sectors would appear to be higher risk targets, due to the nature of the business.”
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International Business Times

Kickass Torrents Taken Offline by DDoS Attack

January 19, 2016
Kickass Torrents, one of the largest piracy websites online, was taken offline as part of a distributed denial-of-service attack.
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Dark DDoS - a growing cyber security threat for 2016

'Dark DDoS' - a growing cyber security threat for 2016

January 14, 2016
Today’s DDoS attacks are almost unrecognizable from the simple volumetric attacks that gave the technique its name. No longer the preserve of bad actors coding in their bedrooms to carry out protests, today’s attacks have the power to wreak significant damage – as all those affected by the TalkTalk and Carphone Warehouse breaches last year will know.
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Dark Reading

'Main Target' Of DD4BC DDoS Extortionist Group Arrested

January 13, 2016
Europol announced today that, through the cooperative efforts of international law enforcement agencies, a "main target" in the DD4BC ("DDoS for Bitcoin") threat group has been arrested and another suspect detained.
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