Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

#1824 Census outage marked boom year for global DDoS attacks
The magnitude of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks rose consistently throughout 2016, a report from communications and analysis firm, Neustar has revealed.

The company said in a new report that the frequency of DDoS attack mitigations by Neustar has increased by 40 per cent compared to the same period of time in 2015.

Based on the firm’s global survey of more than 1,000 IT security professionals, results also showed that 85 per cent of attacked organisations were attacked more than once and 44 per cent were attacked more than five times.
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#1824 Census outage marked boom year for global DDoS attacks
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