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2014-02-20 08:36:51

Nexusguard introduces two new tiers to its ClearDDoS security solution, which will now appeal to businesses and organizations of any size and in any industry. The new Unlimited package is designed for medium sized organizations, while the Proactive package will be attractive to SMBs. SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexusguard, a leading anti-DDoS security service provider, today announced two new service plans for its ClearDDoS security service. The new packages are...

2014-02-14 23:05:06

As Financial Services and E-Commerce Companies Continue to be Targeted by Cyberattackers, Defense.Net Provides Most Modern Approaches to Ensure Uptime Belmont, CA (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Defense.Net, the only company designed to mitigate the increasing scale and sophistication of modern Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks, today announced that it has achieved 2014 PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) 2.0 certification for its suite of DDoS mitigation services....

2014-02-13 16:31:17

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Prolexic Technologies, the global leader in Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection services, today published a new infographic summarizing the statistics about the largest DDoS attacks it mitigated in each quarter of 2013. A complimentary copy of the infographic can be downloaded from www.prolexic.com/2013-ddos-attacks. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140213/MN64470) Throughout the year, the Prolexic...

Record-Breaking High-Speed DDoS Attack Strikes Europe
2014-02-12 14:49:44

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A distributed-denial-of-service (DDoS) attack on Monday reached more than 400Gbps at its peak. This is about 33 percent greater than the Spamhaus attack last year, which was the previous DDoS record holder. This massive attack exploited key vulnerabilities in the infrastructure of the Internet and has been called the “start of ugly things to come.” Online security specialists Cloudfare said this attack was the biggest of its kind,...

2014-02-11 23:29:14

Prolexic Technologies, the global leader in Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection services, today issued a high alert DDoS attack threat advisory on the DNS Flooder v1.1 toolkit. The toolkit makes it faster and easier for malicious actors to launch crippling reflection attacks and will likely be widely adopted in the DDoS-as-a-Service market, potentially increasing the number of attacks. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Prolexic Technologies, the global leader...

2014-02-11 20:23:16

Speeds and simplifies the launch of large reflection attacks FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Prolexic Technologies, the global leader in Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection services, today issued a high alert DDoS attack threat advisory on the DNS Flooder v1.1 toolkit. The toolkit makes it faster and easier for malicious actors to launch crippling reflection attacks and will likely be widely adopted in the DDoS-as-a-Service market, potentially...

2014-02-04 12:32:36

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Prolexic Technologies, the global leader in Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection services, today shared an analysis of nearly a dozen global DDoS attacks that indicates cyber attackers are using DDoS attacks in an attempt to influence market values and interfere with exchange platforms. The Prolexic Security and Engineering Team (PLXsert) details the findings in a white paper, DDoS Attacks Against Global Markets,...

2014-01-31 23:31:32

Visitors to the new gigenet.com will find extensive resources, increased product offering and best in class performance. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 GigeNET, broadly recognized as a leader in managed hosting and DDoS protection solutions, is headquartered just outside of Chicago, where it owns and operates a world-class 17,000 sq. ft. datacenter. GigeNET’s new site welcomes visitors with a clean, uncluttered and intuitive design that enables them to quickly and easily find the...

2014-01-30 08:37:32

Partnership aims to protect Phillipine businesses from most costly form of cybercrime attacks, pairing Nexusguard's industry-leading technology along with IPC's recognized high-tech security services for online gaming sector to provide world-class anti-DDoS solution with critical localized support SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IPC® (IP Converge Data Services, Inc.) today announced a partnership with Nexusguard, an industry-leading anti-DDoS services provider. The...

2014-01-29 08:34:39

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Napatech, the world's leading supplier of network analysis adapters, today commented on reports from both Cisco and McAfee predicting a sharp rise in distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks in 2014. Napatech is focused on addressing the security challenges facing enterprises today and proposes a holistic solution based on analysis of a combination of network and security information. HIGHLIGHTS: -- As the use of cloud computing,...


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