The number of cyber-attacks keeps increasing, putting our privacy and security at risk. Although not all cyber threats are equally dangerous, each of them can somehow affect our safety, whether it’s about personal or professional life.
Friday saw many of the web’s largest website suffer outages, when a major internet infrastructure company was struck by a large-scale distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack.
It isn’t possible to prepare for every possible outcome, but it is possible to recognize the warning signs of a new and potent type of threat. That’s why the story of a China-based lottery website and a massive POST flood DDoS attack cannot go ignored, especially by organizations using hybrid DDoS solutions.