Press Releases



September 12, 2018
DDoS Attacks Increase 40% Year on Year Confirms Corero Networks
The frequency of DDoS attacks have once again risen, this time by 40% year on year, Corero Network Security (LSE: CNS) - a leading provider of real-time DDoS defense solutions, has disclosed in its H1 Trends Report 2018 published today. While frequency has increased, the duration of attacks decreased with 77% lasting ten minutes or less, of which 63% last five minutes or less. Perhaps more concerning is that, having faced one attack, one in five organisations will be targeted again within 24 hours.

May 1, 2018
70% of UK critical infrastructure organisations could be liable for fines under the NIS Directive
According to data revealed under the Freedom of Information Act, more than two thirds of UK critical infrastructure organisations have suffered from service outages on their IT networks in the past two years. If these failures are repeated then these organisations would potentially liable to receiving fines under the new NIS Regulations which come into force next week.

April 27, 2018
Corero Closes £7 Million ($10 Million) Financing Round
Corero Closes £7 Million ($10 Million) Financing Round comprising an equity raise (share issue) and a new term loan facility

April 17, 2018
Individual DDoS Attacks Can Cost Enterprises US$50,000
New Corero study reveals DDoS attacks can cost enterprises $50,000 per attack - but loss of customer trust and confidence is the single most damaging effect on businesses.

March 7, 2018
Corero Network Security Discovers Memcached DDoS Attack “Kill Switch” And Also Reveals Memcached Exploit Can Be Used to Steal or Corrupt Data

November 20, 2017
Number of DDoS Attacks Have Doubled in Six Months As Criminals Leverage Unsecured IoT Devices

October 18, 2017
Corero Network Security Expands Product Family to Include Real-Time Virtualized DDoS Protection

September 7, 2017
Corero Network Security Honored Twice for New Security Products and Services in the 9th Annual Golden Bridge Awards®

August 28, 2017
UK’s Critical Infrastructure Skipping Basic Cyber Security Checks and Ignoring DDoS Threats

August 24, 2017
Corero Celebrates Living Wage Commitment

July 26, 2017
IT Security Professionals Foresee an Escalation in DDoS Attacks Throughout the Rest of 2017

July 12, 2017
Corero Announces Edinburgh Office Expansion to fuel DDoS Research & Development

July 5, 2017
Corero announces US regional service provider customer contract win

June 29, 2017
Corero Announces US Federal Government Contract Win
Corero expands into US Federal Government with $0.4m contract win

June 5, 2017
Short, Stealthy, Sub-Saturating DDoS Attacks Pose Greatest Security Threat to Businesses
New DDoS Trends and Analysis Report warns of “trojan horse” DDoS attacks intended to disrupt and distract network operators from more destructive security threats

May 24, 2017
Independent Study Reveals 82 Percent of Service Providers See “Clear Business Opportunity” in Providing Premium DDoS Protection-as-a-Service to Their Customers
Major DDoS Mitigation Requirements Reveled

May 15, 2017
GTT Introduces DDoS Mitigation Service
GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), the leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, announced today the launch of its Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Mitigation service, a new capability within the company’s Managed Security suite.

March 23, 2017
IT Security Pros and Network Operators View DDoS Attacks as an Increased Concern in 2017
New Corero study reveals a rise in number of DDoS attacks since 2016, with 56 percent of security teams viewing DDoS attacks as increased concern; pressure mounts on ISPs to deal with heightened threat

March 20, 2017
Corero Network Security to Present at HostingCon Global 2017
Chief Executive Officer Ashley Stephenson Addresses Attendees on “Responding to the Modern Day DDoS Attack”

March 15, 2017
Atomic Data Selects Corero’s Real-Time DDoS Mitigation Solution to Eliminate Downtime and Outages due to DDoS Attacks
Corero’s SmartWall Threat Defense System Chosen to Protect Service Availability and Provide Differentiation in a Competitive Marketplace

March 1, 2017
Independents Fiber Network Reinforces Network Security Against DDoS Attacks with Corero
Corero’s SmartWall Threat Defense System provides real-time DDoS mitigation to protect service availability

February 14, 2017
Corero Network Security’s SmartWall® Threat Defense System Honored for Innovation and Product Leadership at RSA 2017
Cyber Defense Magazine and Info Security Products Guide Awards Recognize Corero’s Real-Time DDoS Mitigation Capabilities

February 13, 2017
Corero Network Security Expands Real-Time DDoS Mitigation Capabilities to Include 100Gbps Ethernet
The SmartWall® NTD1100 Underscores the Company’s Commitment to Supporting the Market Demand for Large Scale, Cost Effective DDoS Protection Deployments

February 9, 2017
Corero Network Security Announces Alliance with Juniper Networks
The joining of forces delivers world-class, automated DDoS mitigation solutions to customers across the globe

January 24, 2017
Corero Network Security Introduces SmartProtect Program for Enabling DDoS Protection-as-a-Service
New Program Gives Hosting Providers and ISP’s the Capability to Deliver Corero’s Award-Winning Automatic DDoS Protection as a Premium Security Service to its Business Customers