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Independent Study Reveals 82 Percent of Service Providers See “Clear Business Opportunity” in Providing Premium DDoS Protection-as-a-Service to Their Customers

May 26, 2017
In terms of the importance of providing DDoS mitigation in relation to other types of security services for customers, 93 percent see it as a high priority, with 37 percent ranking it as more important and 56 percent saying it was just as important.
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Independent Study Reveals 82 Percent of Service Providers See “Clear Business Opportunity” in Providing Premium DDoS Protection-as-a-Service to Their Customers

May 26, 2017
Corero Network Security announced this week the results of the second annual study of service providers, with the objective uncovering the drivers, benefits, and barriers to enhanced DDoS protection with providers offering services like VoIP, UC, transit, public and private cloud services and E-Line and E-LAN functionality.
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10 minute DDoS raid

May 25, 2017
The vast majority of ‘distributed denial of service’ (DDoS) cyber-attacks are over before most organisations even realise they are happening, experts say.
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GTT introduces DDoS mitigation service

May 17, 2017
The leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, has launched its Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Mitigation service, a new capability within the company's Managed Security suite.
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GTT introduces DDoS Mitigation service

May 16, 2017
GTT uses Corero’s SmartWalll Threat Defense System as the platform for its DDoS Mitigation service, delivering visibility into IP traffic and attack information, with access to detailed reporting via GTT’s client portal.
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Securing the Internet of Things against DDoS threats

May 2, 2017
Despite its advantages, the Internet of Things (IoT) comes with a host of security disadvantages. As a whole, IoT devices are poorly managed, patched, and secured; they are sitting ducks for hacker infiltration and takeover.
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DDoS Attacks Surge, Organizations Struggle to Respond

May 2, 2017
Despite heightened awareness of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks, organizations are taking longer to detect and respond to them.
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More than 400 DDos attacks identified using new attack vector - LDAP

April 27, 2017
Since its discovery in October 2016, researchers at Corero Network Security have observed a total of 416 CLDAP DDoS attacks, most of which are hosting and internet service providers.
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DDoS attacks an increasing concern in 2017

April 27, 2017
DDoS attacks are a greater security threat to businesses in 2017 than ever before, and Internet Service Providers need to do something about it.
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‘One in five’ British firms hit by cyber attack in 2016

April 18, 2017
Cyber attacks are a growing threat to global business operations. This was confirmed by research from the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), which surveyed 1,200 companies, revealing that one in five British businesses experienced a cyber attack last year.
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CLDAP Protocol Allows DDoS Attacks with 70x Amplification Factor

April 14, 2017
According to Akamai, during October 2016, the company started detecting DDoS attacks carried out via an unfamiliar protocol, which was CLDAP. This was happening at the same time when DDoS mitigation firm Corero announced it also discovered DDoS attacks leveraging LDAP.
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CLDAP reflection attacks may be the next big DDoS technique

April 14, 2017
The CLDAP reflection attack method was first discovered in October 2016 by Corero Network Security and at the time it was estimated to be capable of amplifying the initial response to 46 to 55 times the size, meaning far more efficient reflection attacks using fewer sources.
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New Breed of DDoS Attack On the Rise

April 13, 2017
Corero Network Security was among the first vendors to warn of the new attack vector when it reported encountering CLDAP-enabled amplification attacks against a small number of its customers last October. At the time, the company had reported seeing an average amplification factor of 46 and a peak of 55.
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Australian ISP Fights DDoS Attack

April 13, 2017
Australian ISP Melbourne IT has confirmed that it was hit by “a large DDoS attack” that disrupted its web hosting.
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Admins warned to filter ports with new DDoS attacks increasing

April 12, 2017
Administrators are being warned – again – to make sure only necessary ports on network devices are open now that a new reflection technique for creating distributed denial of service attacks is becoming more common.
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Why It Is Always Time To Rebalance Your Cybersecurity Portfolio

April 7, 2017
As you make investments in your security portfolio, realize that they shouldn’t, and can’t be static. Threats don’t stay the same, and therefore, neither can your security. This extends to how you’re balancing your spend: at one time, DDoS attacks may be the biggest threat; a few months later, it may be malware. This yet again reinforces the idea that there’s no such thing as a turnkey solution for security -- adaptability is key, as is constant reassessment of your strategy as threats, and even your business assets evolve.
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Stephanie Weagle, Vice President of Corero Shares Insights into Company Success, DDoS Mitigation Market and Participation in HostingCon

April 4, 2017
Disruptions to internet-facing services due to DDoS attacks can cripple operations, impact customers and result in major economic losses.
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How To Select The Right Products For Your Cybersecurity Portfolio

April 3, 2017
Ashley Stephenson, the CEO of Corero, a company specializing on preventing Distributed Denial of Service attacks, pointed out that because there are so many products, companies can invest in diversification, which can maximize what they’re protected against
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How To Design Your Cybersecurity Portfolio

March 30, 2017
If you have an online service that delivers your value or generates your revenue, you’ll need to focus much more on DDoS protection
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IT Security Pros and Network Operators More Concerned About DDoS Attacks In 2017

March 28, 2017
DDoS attacks are a greater security threat to businesses in 2017 than ever, and Internet Service Providers (ISPs) need to do something about it according to a new survey of IT security people and network operators.
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DDoS attack report

March 27, 2017
DDoS attacks are a greater security threat to businesses in 2017 than ever, and Internet Service Providers (ISPs) need to do something about it according to a new survey of IT security people and network operators.
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How CISOs Can Create A Balanced Portfolio Of Cybersecurity Products

March 26, 2017
When it comes to security for the modern enterprise Corero's CEO told Forbes that perfect security doesn't exist.
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IT Security Pros and Network Operators View DDoS Attacks as an Increased Concern in 2017

March 24, 2017
This elevation of risk comes at a time when DDoS attacks continue to increase in frequency, scale and sophistication over the last year.
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The Doyle Report: After Years of Hacks and Breaches, There May Be Reason for Optimism in Cybersecurity

March 24, 2017
Not all news emanating from the world of cybersecurity is grim. In fact, at least one expert says there is reason for optimism when it comes to protecting people, devices and data.
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DDoS threats rapidly growing says Corero

March 24, 2017
DDoS attacks are rapidly becoming a bigger threat to businesses than ever before, says Corero survey
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