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Hardware/Network

A guide to cyber attacks: Denial of Service – Part 3

To conclude this 3-part series on cyber attacks, Information Age examines the various types of DoS within the cyber space. DoS is a more forceful method of cyber attack than

Industry Insights

Top 3 Issues at Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2018

As the number of connected devices and systems grow, so does the number of threats we have to defend against. At the 2018 US Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit

Hardware/Network

Loss of Customer Trust and Confidence Biggest Consequence of DDoS Attacks

A new study from Corero Network Security has revealed that the most damaging consequence of a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack for a business is the erosion of customer trust and confidence. The

Hardware/Network

What are the Guaranteed Best DDoS Defence Practices?

DDoS is a constantly evolving threat. We are seeing DDoS attacks getting more sophisticated, more frequent and bigger than ever before. The systems that are most common in enterprises today

Hardware/Network

Five network security threats facing retail – and how to fight them

Digital networks are now the backbone of every retail operation. But they are also a very attractive target for cyber criminals. Paul Leybourne of Vodat International examines the key cyber

IT Compliance

GDPR Hurts Security but Publicity Might Help

A survey of 900 security professionals conducted by AlienVault at Infosecurity Europe found that spending on GDPR compliance efforts has hindered threat detection but cybersecurity publicity might actually benefit the industry. Additionally,

Hardware/Network

Bigger, Faster, Stronger: 2 Reports Detail the Evolving State of DDoS

DDoS attacks continue to plague the Internet, getting bigger and more dangerous. And now, the kids are involved. DDoS attacks don’t arrive on little cat feet; they announce their presence

Hardware/Network

How to Stop DDoS Attacks: 6 Tips for Fighting DDoS Attacks

Knowing how to stop a DDoS attack quickly could be the difference between your organization thriving and going out of business. That’s because the effects of a successful DDoS attack

Hardware/Network

Bot-driven credential abuse, DDoS attacks continue to rise

Cybersecurity defenders face increasing threats from organisations in the form of bot-based credential abuse targeting the hospitality industry and advanced DDoS attacks, according to Akamai.Analysis of current cyberattack trends for the

Software

How to Mitigate Vulnerabilities That Hide in Your IT Systems

By Julia Sowells – Senior Information Security Specialist at Hacker Combat, Software vulnerabilities – issues that every company, every organization has to face consistently; still, there are many companies that