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Patented Firmware Repels Large-Scale DDoS attacks on DNS Services

DNS-Related DDoS Attacks Are on the Rise Domain Name System (DNS)-related distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are on the rise because hacktivists and cyberterrorists are finding it easy to use botnets to stage large volumetric reflection and amplification of queries DDoS attacks to overwhelm servers. When these attacks succeed, Internet services are not available—as we saw on New Year’s Eve 2015, when BBC.com experienced a large-scale DDoS attack. Whether the target is an enterprise, organization, or hosted services provider,...

By Hemant JainMarch 30, 2016