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Report: DDoS Attacks Are Becoming Extortion Attempts Rather than Activist Disruptions

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Samburaj Das

Samburaj Das

Samburaj is the contributing editor at Hacked and keeps tabs on science, technology and cyber security.


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Report: DDoS Attacks Are Becoming Extortion Attempts Rather than Activist Disruptions

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A security firm’s annual security infrastructure report details the threats facing enterprise and organizations, with DDoS attacks continuing to be a significant disruptor. It’s a report that provides insight into the global threat landscape by detailing the most critical security challenges facing service providers, cloud hosting and other network operators in the world. In its 11th annual edition, Arbor Networks has released the Annual Worldwide Infrastructure Security Report with 354 participating respondents. The complete report can be downloaded here. The report addresses top advanced threat trends targeting network operators and enterprises. The top trends with DDoS attacks are: Failing firewalls:…

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Samburaj Das

Samburaj Das

Samburaj is the contributing editor at Hacked and keeps tabs on science, technology and cyber security.

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