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2013-10-01 23:34:54

Save the date: October 3rd Complimentary webinar viewing for CompTIA Continuing Education Unit. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Learn about new features of botnets, malware, and certified ethical hacking at NetCom Learning's upcoming free interactive webinar to be held October 3, 2013 from 5:00 to 6:30 PM PDT. Entitled: “CompTIA CEU Activity: Botnets & Precision Targeted Malware: Certified Ethical Hacking”, the complimentary webinar will be given by Security Expert,...

China Blames 'Denial of Service' Attack For Crashing Internet
2013-08-26 12:38:27

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Chinese government is blaming the largest denial-of-service (DoS) attack it has ever received for bringing down part of its Internet. The attackers disrupted service to many sites with the .cn domain shortly after 2 a.m. local time. A second, more intense attack was launched against the Chinese Internet two hours later. According to a PCWorld report, the China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC) issued an apology during...

2013-07-31 23:24:52

Integrates Global Threat Intelligence, Analysis, Traffic & Trend Reports, Industry-wide News and Social Media Activity Burlington, Mass. (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Arbor Networks Inc., a leading provider of network security and management solutions for enterprise and service provider networks, today launched a new advanced threat portal that combines Arbor’s unique threat intelligence and analysis with industry-wide news and social media content. The new ATLAS Threat Portal features...

2013-07-30 23:20:30

NetFlow Logic Corporation announces solutions for real-time cyber threat detection and forensic investigations at Black Hat USA 2013. Visit our website to register for a free trial or contact us for a personalized demo at: http://www.netflowlogic.com Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 Cyber Threat Detection Solutions NetFlow Logic launches its Cyber Threat Security Suite. The suite includes real-time threat detection of Botnet Command and Control (C&C) Hosts, APT1, and Malicious...

2013-07-29 23:03:59

Average DDoS Attack Size Growing Dramatically in 2013, 2.7Gbps in June Burlington, MA (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 Arbor Networks Inc., a leading provider of network security and management solutions for enterprise and service provider networks, today released data on distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack trends for the first half of 2013. The data shows that DDoS continues to be a global threat, with a clear increase in attack size, speed and complexity. “ATLAS gives us tremendous...

2013-07-17 23:21:44

Prolexic Technologies, the global leader in Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection services, today announced that the average packet-per-second (pps) rate reached 47.4 Mpps and the average bandwidth reached 49.24 Gbps based on data collected in Q2 2013 from DDoS attacks launched against its global client base. These metrics, representing increases of 1,655 percent and 925 percent respectively compared to Q2 2012, are just two of many findings contained in the company’s Quarterly...

2013-07-09 23:19:14

Innovative African Telecom Company Selects Arbor’s Peakflow SP DDoS Protection Platform Burlington, MA (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Arbor Networks, Inc., a leading provider of network security and management solutions for enterprise and service provider networks, today announced that Liquid Telecom has selected Arbor’s Peakflow SP DDoS Protection platform for its comprehensive network visibility and reporting capabilities as well as its ability to detect and understand availability threats,...

2013-06-27 23:27:41

Many existing devices aren't built to deal with today's DDoS attacks. With this device - built specifically for today's DDoS attacks - financial institutions are able to protect themselves against attacks. Miami Lakes, FL (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 InfoSight Inc, provider of Managed Security, IT Compliance and Vulnerability Management services for regulated industries, announced a new partnership with Corero Network Security, a leading provider of network and application layer...

2013-06-27 23:26:10

With Microsoft’s Digital Crimes Unit and the FBI liberating over 2 million PCs earlier this month from a cyber-crime ring using them as a botnet believed to be responsible for siphoning over $500 million from bank accounts across the globe, there can be no doubt that botnets and organized cyber crime continue to exact a high toll on businesses everywhere. Global Digital Forensics founder, Joe Caruso, discusses how botnets are created and used, and what steps businesses should take to...


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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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