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Ddos reflection attack

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are a subclass of denial of ... with target domain names redacted Mirai DNS Water Torture distributed ...

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PlayStation Network was the Real Target of Mirai Botnet DDoS Attack Last Year

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The vocabulary every journalist should know for cyberattacks

How the bot-herders control a DDoS attack. ... Typically, the activists identify a target, put out messages to recruit followers, and then use their social media ... DNS (Domain Name Server): When you type in a web address – such as ...

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Cyberattacks are getting worse – are you protected?

... even target the basic backbone of the web by hammering on DNS servers. ... Digital journalists are starting to refer to DDoS attacks as “the new ...

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Dyn Might Have Been Collateral Damage in Mirai Attack on Gaming Infrastructure

“Although the first several attacks in this period solely targeted Dyn's DNS ... “Interestingly, the targeted Dyn and PlayStation IPs are all linked to ... victims share many characteristics with previously studied DDoS booter services,” the ...

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PlayStation Network was the Real Target of Mirai Botnet DDoS Attack Last Year

These name servers were used by Dyn to connect users to the correct IP address. The Verge reported that this Mirai botnet attack which was targeted ...

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Angry gamers may have been behind last year's web-breaking DDoS attack

Angry gamers may have been behind last year's web-breaking DDoS attack ... All the IP addresses targeted by the attack were nameservers for the ... those servers meant attacking the whole system — and when it went down, ...

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Angry gamers may have been behind last year's web-breaking DDoS attack

Angry gamers may have been behind last year's web-breaking DDoS attack ... the internet, blocking access to Amazon, Netflix, and other services for most of the ... All the IP addresses targeted by the attack were nameservers for the ...

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Cogeco Peer 1 Launches AppArmor

AppArmor defends against Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) attacks and ... Recent incidents such as last year's Mirai attack on Dyn which targeted sites .... Senior Technical Evangelist for NS1, will objectively discuss how DNS is ...

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Hanqing Wu, 32

During a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack, an attacker overwhelms a domain-name server with traffic until it collapses. ... Since the target of DDoS attacks is a website's IP address, Hanqing Wu, the chief security scientist at ...

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The IoT Botnet Wars: How to Harden Linux Devices from DoS Attacks

The IoT Botnet Wars: How to Harden Linux Devices from DoS Attacks ... cameras, residential gateways, and baby monitors that flooded DNS servers. ... open Telnet ports to target ARM, MIPS, PPC, and x86 devices that run on Linux.

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Bots have dominated internet traffic in 2016, and most of them are bad

DDoS attacks have frequently been in the news over the past year. These attacks use bots to overwhelm a target network by sending a huge volume ... when a massive DDoS attack on domain name server (DNS) provider Dyn took ...

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For DDoS-Hope is NOT a Strategy!

Enhanced DNS protection services–same as above; the best spot and stop ... from Google Alert - Target DDOS Server DNS http://ift.tt/2uWm0U1

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For DDoS-Hope is NOT a Strategy!

While bad actors conducting DDoS attacks often target sites or services hosted on ... While you can hope you are not targeted, that is not a sound strategy. ... Enhanced DNS protection services–same as above; the best spot and stop ...

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Square Enix: 'Final Fantasy XIV'

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Square Enix: 'Final Fantasy XIV' Is Being Hit By DDoS Attacks

Distributed-denial of service (DDoS) attacks have been targeting Final ... the target has changed to focus on the upper-tier internet service providers (ISPs) ... year when a DDoS attack on the Dyn domain name service (DNS) provider ...

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Existing security can't handle DNS attacks

A DNS threat takes place when the DNS server is being attacked or used to launch an attack (a DNS server can be both the target and vector). ... 41 per cent were aware of DNS DDoS attacks and 26 per cent of DNS Zero-Day ...

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DDoS activity falls 30 per cent but Mirai-style attacks are on the rise

For example, malware last year targeted IoT toasters in order add them to ... It is a flood of DNS queries, which can lead to a denial of service for ...

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DDoS attacks down in first quarter of 2017: Akamai

DDoS attacks down in first quarter of 2017: Akamai ... a DNS query flood included in Mirai malware, targeted Akamai customers in the financial ... Most of the impacted DNS servers received queries at an even rate during the attacks, ...

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Mirai DNS Water Torture finance sector attack dominated Q1: Akamai

Mirai DNS Water Torture distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks ... it reaches an authoritative DNS server, which is the real target of the attack.

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