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Latest Denial-of-service attacks Stories

2014-04-18 08:23:12

Business leaders share insights at "Distributed Denial of Service - An Industry Update" forum on current information security climate SAN JOSE, Calif., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexusguard's CTO Reggie Yam and Researcher Frank Tse sat down with a group of C-level executives to discuss key issues in today's information security landscape at a roundtable hosted by CIO Matrix. These business leaders gathered at the "Distributed Denial of Service - An Industry Update" forum to share...

2014-04-17 08:31:28

Attackers chose reflection versus infection techniques to achieve larger DDoS attacks CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the leading provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications, today announced availability of the Prolexic Q1 2014 Global DDoS Attack Report. Prolexic Technologies, now part of Akamai, is a recognized leader in Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection...

2014-04-02 08:41:59

NexQloud: Manage advanced cyber threats, without compromising user experience CAMPBELL, Calif., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NexQloud (http://www.nexqloud.com) today announced general availability of its cloud-based DDoS mitigation and uptime management platform, which proactively protects websites from complex persistent cyber threats - without sacrificing user experience. Using the industry's first Human Identification engine, NexQloud solves the problems that plague conventional...

2014-03-31 23:28:57

Fireblade announced today a new solution dedicated to protecting entire hosting infrastructures against DDoS attacks. The new system will be demonstrated at the WHD.global event. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Hoboken, NJ., March 31, 2014 Fireblade announced today a new solution dedicated to protecting entire hosting infrastructures against DDoS attacks. The new system will be demonstrated at the WHD.global event. DDoS (Distributed Denial-of-Services) is currently the biggest peril...

2014-03-31 23:03:29

Using proprietary algorithms and hardware configurations, GigeNET’s newest DDoS solution offers protection for entire networks and not just servers. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 GigeNET, widely recognized as an innovator in Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) security, is headquartered just outside of Chicago, where it owns and operates a world-class, 17,000 square-foot datacenter. The company announced today that its latest DDoS protection solution is designed to meet the needs...

2014-03-28 08:30:41

NexQloud bolsters its platform with advanced security and mobile features CAMPBELL, Calif., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NexQloud (http://www.nexqloud.com) today announced new features, bringing a whole new level of security and simplicity to its innovative DDoS mitigation and uptime management platform. Introduced four months ago with the industry's first Human Identification engine, NexQloud has been a huge boon to small businesses - protecting their websites from cyber threats...

DDoS Attack Temporarily Shuts Down BaseCamp Services
2014-03-25 04:56:04

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Online project management company Basecamp suffered a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack Monday morning that temporarily shut down its services, the company said. The “criminals” behind the incident also tried to extort money in exchange for ending their attack – a demand Basecamp refused, choosing instead to work with their network providers to resolve the situation. Then suddenly, about two hours after the...

2014-03-24 23:23:07

LiveJournal, one of the world’s largest social media blogging communities, has selected Defense.Net’s DDoS Frontline service to protect the company’s websites from ongoing DDoS attacks that have greatly escalated in scale and complexity over the past year. Defense.Net also protects against the harmful side effects that come with traditional DDoS mitigation. Belmont, CA (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 Defense.Net, the only company designed to mitigate the increasing scale and sophistication...

2014-03-21 16:24:10

The Company Recently Expanded its Services from Europe to Washington D.C. and Other Parts of the East Coast WALSRODE, Germany, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- r00t-Services.net recently expanded its top quality anti DDoS solutions to the East Coast of the United States, bringing its powerful and high quality DDoS mitigation services to Washington D.C. and other areas. After operating in Europe for about a year and offering top tier protection against any type of attack on...

2014-03-17 12:29:53

Enterprises Not Prepared to Mitigate DDoS Attacks; Deficiencies Center on Reliance on Production Infrastructure and Failure to Test Processes and Controls BETHESDA, Md., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SANS announces results of its 2014 Survey on Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS), sponsored by Corero Network Security, in which 378 IT professionals answered questions about their experience with DDoS attacks and their ability to protect their assets. "DDoS attacks are...