network background popup

Sean Power

What is HTTP 468?

Once upon a time DOSarrest used the same status code (403 Forbidden) to respond to any illegitimate traffic. For webservers this is sufficient, but sometimes people want to know why a request is forbidden. As we added more and more filters that 403 became less and less meaningful, so we started to[...]

Aug 1st 2019

Understanding Positive and Negative model Firewalls and WAFs

Web Application Firewalls are a vital component to a healthy security position.Traditional security appliances, like firewalls, are not designed to evaluate all of the intricacies of modern applications. Traditional firewalls evaluate network layer information, comparing traffic against a list of c[...]

Mar 1st 2019

How do you stop Scraping ?

How do you stop Scraping ? There are a number of ways to go about this including buying a subscription of scraping bots that have been identified and then applying an Access Control List(ACL) to prevent them from accessing your web properties. DOSarrest develops its own software to thwart any mali[...]

Oct 26th 2018

DDoS Article Categories