• Distributed Denial of Service attack: Prevention and best practices

    9 days ago - By Beta News

    As one of the easiest attacks to launch and often devastatingly effective, a distributed denial of service attack is one of the most common threats in today's cybersecurity landscape. In simple terms, a DDoS attack seeks to disrupt a target's connectivity or user services by flooding its network with an overwhelming volume of fraudulent traffic, typically through a botnet. The damage from a DDoS attack can be devastating. In one recent survey, 98 percent of respondents reported costs of more than $100,000 for each hour of downtime, while over one-third estimated costs in excess of $1...
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  • What is an advanced persistent threat ? Definition, list, examples and management best practices

    What is an advanced persistent threat ? Definition, list, examples and management best practices

    9 days ago - By VentureBeat

    Everything you need to know about Advanced Persistent Threats so you can strengthen your cybersecurity.
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