DDoS

Digital Identity Trends 2017 – Previewing The Year Ahead

By Simon Moffatt / December 20, 2016

Digital Identity Trends 2017 The lack of security of the Internet of Things captured public attention this year as massive distributed denial of service attacks took down much of the internet. The culprits? Unsecured connected devices that were easily accessed

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The Global Cloud: Blockchain Could Decentralize SaaS

By Daniel Matthews / December 9, 2016

Blockchain SaaS As the prevalence of SaaS continues to grow, so too does the cloud. You know this because you experience it hands-on everyday. By 2020, 92% of our work will be cloud-based. According to Cisco, 74% of that will

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5 Simple Tips to Make Strong and Robust Business Continuity Plans

By Vibhav Agarwal / November 17, 2016

Business Continuity Plans Today’s organizations need comprehensive and robust business continuity planning for swift and effective action in case of a disaster or crisis. As the trade and supply chain have gone global, businesses today expect crisis response to be

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Key Takeaways From Dyn’s DDoS Attack

By Kayla Matthews / October 28, 2016

DDoS Attack Takeaways  If you tried to access some of the world’s most popular websites, such as Twitter, Spotify, CNN, Netflix and The New York Times last Friday, you may have run into some trouble. Millions in the U.S. and

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The DDoS Attack That Shook The World

By Josh Hamilton / October 27, 2016

DDoS Attack: Update 2 6 days after the DDoS attack that rocked the internet to its core, Dyn have released detailed analysis of the attack and further details have emerged. The attack has been confirmed to have been the largest of

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The Managed DNS Industry

By Steven Job / October 26, 2016

Managed DNS Industry  The SaaS industry has been going through a major shift in just the last few years, which is redefining how platforms are designed. System and network administrators are demanding all-in-one platforms for a variety of management tasks. The

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Update: Timeline of the Massive DDoS DYN Attacks

By Josh Hamilton / October 21, 2016

DYN DDOS Timeline This morning at 7am ET a DDoS attack was launched at Dyn (the site is still down at the minute), an Internet infrastructure company whose headquarters are in New Hampshire. So far the attack has come in

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The DDoS That Came Through IoT: A New Era For Cyber Crime

By Steve Prentice / October 13, 2016

A New Era for Cyber Crime Last September, the website of a well-known security journalist was hit by a massive DDoS attack. The site’s host stated it was the largest attack of that type they had ever seen. Rather than

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Security and the Potential of 2 Billion Device Failures

By Scott Andersen / September 14, 2016

IoT Device Failures I have, over the past three years, posted a number of Internet of Things (and the broader NIST-defined Cyber Physical Systems) conversations and topics. I have talked about drones, wearables and many other aspects of the Internet

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Google Cloud Functions – Development Tool

By Jennifer Klostermann / February 10, 2016

Google Cloud Functions  Similar to the popular Amazon Web Services (AWS) tool Lambda, the Google Cloud Platform has released its own service allowing developers to set up functions which are triggered in response to specific events – Google Cloud Functions.

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