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DDoS attacks using SNMP amplification on the rise

SNMP amplification attacks are nothing new, as Sean Power comments on the article for PC World.The effectiveness of the attack stems from the fact that any site can be targeted and requires very little effort to produce excessive traffic.It relies on third party unsecured networks to do most of the [...]

Guest Article via Help Net Security On How Criminals Get Stealthier With DDoS Attacks

Guest article with Help Net Security to discuss how criminals are using sophisticated and complex DDoS attacks rather than the typical volumetic style attacks.Click here to read the entire article.[...]

DOSarrest Rolls Out Cloud Based Layer 7 Load Balancing

DOSarrest has begun offering a Cloud based Layer 7 local and global Load balancing solution to its DDoS protection services customer base. Click here to read the entire press release article. [...]

Senate Calls for Tighter Controls to Halt Malvertising Epidemic

Jag Bains provides insight to InfoSecurity Magazine on how the US Senate has issued a report calling for the online advertising industry to improve its security against malware attacks, and for lawmakers to legislate tougher penalties should it fail to do so.Click here to read the entire article.[...]

Interview with Jag Bains at InfoSecurity Europe 2014

Jag Bains talks about DOSarrest first visit at InfoSecurity Europe and the DDoS protection market with IT Security Guru. [...]

Mark Teolis GM for DOSarrest meets with SC Magazine UK during InfoSecurity Europe

Recent reports have shown that half of companies that get targeted with DDoS attack will be hit again, so the need for DDoS protection should be moving from a ‘nice to have’ security measure to a ‘must have’ as attacks get nastier and harder to fend off. Mark Teolis had the chance to catch u[...]

Infosecurity Europe: Are cybercriminals winning the security game?

Steve Gold from SC Magazine UK spoke to Jag Bains while at Infosecurity Europe, London this week on the changing nature of security threats and discusses if we are winning the cyber security game.Click here to read the entire article.[...]

DOSarrest and MoneyCorp receives an honourable mention in the Computer Weekly Awards

Moneycorp, a foreign exchange company, has been given an honourable mention in the Computer Weekly European User Award for security for its use of DOSarrest to protect against DDoS attacks.Click here to read the entire article under the Private Sector Honorable Mention.[...]

Speaking at InfoSecurity Europe – Headless browsers & stealthy and devastating evolutions of the DDoS attack

Jag Bains CTO for DOSarrest will be speaking at InfoSecurity Europe on May 1st 2014 at 2:40PM BST.Topic: Headless browsers & stealthy and devastating evolutions of the DDoS attackClick here for more details.[...]

Dual-pronged social media attack vector discovered

A new version of an attack has been found to be targeting French language speakers. SC Magazine reports on the threat that uses a double pronged approach of phishing and then a DDoS element to steal information and even mine crypto currency. Mark Teolis comments that botnet masters are herding group[...]

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