Geek-Guy.com

Author: Grainne McKeever

Q1 2022 Global DDoS Threat Landscape Report Findings Summary

Last week, Imperva released the Q1 2022 Global DDoS Threat Landscape Report. To produce the report’s findings, Imperva performs detailed statistical analysis of all DDoS activity that our Threat Research Labs monitored from our global network of PoPs during the first three months of 2022. In response to the ways in which recent geopolitical events […]

The post Q1 2022 Global DDoS Threat Landscape Report Findings Summary appeared first on Blog.

Enhance Network Resiliency with Contingency DDoS Protection

Recent digital market outages have proven the fragility of network infrastructure. When your primary service provider experiences an unexpected outage, your infrastructure is left unprotected and vulnerable to a DDoS attack. The downtime you face waiting for your DDoS mitigation to start working again, could leave a long enough period for attackers to cause substantial […]

The post Enhance Network Resiliency with Contingency DDoS Protection appeared first on Blog.

Imperva is on Top of the World as it Announces New PoP in Bogotá

Imperva is on top of the world to announce the opening of our newest and highest data center yet in Bogotá, Colombia. This latest move represents our commitment as an organization to improve performance, security and connectivity for our customers in the Colombian market. In the very center of the country, Bogotá sits in the […]

The post Imperva is on Top of the World as it Announces New PoP in Bogotá appeared first on Blog.

Ransom DDoS Enters its Fourth Wave

Extortionists target industries with most to lose from an outage Cybercriminals continue to target organizations threatening Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks in exchange for a ransom payment, traditionally demanded in bitcoin (BTC). And it seems that no matter how many times these ransom threat cycles come around, organizations are still struggling to prepare for and […]

The post Ransom DDoS Enters its Fourth Wave appeared first on Blog.

With SLAs for DDoS Mitigation, the devil is in the details

When it comes to choosing the right DDoS protection there are many factors to consider including Network Capacity, Reliability, Service, Price and Time to Mitigation (TTM). In a recent survey, we asked participants what factor they considered most critical when choosing a DDoS protection solution. They listed TTM, along with quality of mitigation, as the […]

The post With SLAs for DDoS Mitigation, the devil is in the details appeared first on Blog.

DDoS attacks on VoIP and the urgent need for DDoS protection

VoIP companies have recently been the target of a series of ransom Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks around the globe with UK-based VoIP providers including VoIP Unlimited, and Quebec-based company VoIP.ms being hit by aggressive and sustained attacks destabilizing their infrastructure and causing massive disruption to services. These DDoS attacks on VoIP providers have […]

The post DDoS attacks on VoIP and the urgent need for DDoS protection appeared first on Blog.

Learning how MTU and MSS work is key to using DDoS Protection as a Service

Maximum Transmit Unit (MTU) and Maximum Segment Size (MSS) are two important terms you should be familiar with when venturing into the world of networking, especially if you are working with GRE and IPSEC tunnels. And if you are looking to use DDoS Protection as a service, you will need to know how MTU and […]

The post Learning how MTU and MSS work is key to using DDoS Protection as a Service appeared first on Blog.