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2019 WordPress Web Hosting Best Practices to Ensure Security

By Andrew Thompson – Bigdropnic.com, While thinking of website hosting, anyone may be concerned about security with the news about some major data breaches even with some of the top

Hardware/Network

How To Block DDoS Attacks Using Automation

DDoS attacks can be catastrophic, but the right knowledge and tactics can drastically improve your chances of successfully mitigating attacks. In this article, we’ll explore the five ways, listed below,

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Business security in the age of malicious bots

As most technologies, bots can be used for good and bad purposes, and the information security industry is doing its best to minimize the adverse effects of the latter activities. “At its

Hardware/Network

DNS Attacks Grow More Frequent and Costly

Domain name server (DNS) attacks have grown in frequency and cost, according to multiple research reports published this week. The Domain Fraud Threats Report from Proofpoint found that Chengdu West Dimension Digital, NameSilo, Public

Artificial Intelligence Software

On the path to Zero Trust security: Time to get started

No need to belabour the point. We all know that trying to defend the network perimeter is a bit futile in today’s mobile and cloud first world. So, the obvious question –

Hardware/Network

Winter Is Coming: IoT Done Wrong

For fans of Game of Thrones (GOT), Sunday was a big night with a massive battle against hordes of undead. There’s a harsh critique of the battle on Wired with spoilers by “Angry Staff

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5 Reasons Why One Should Learn Cyber Security In 2019

In this Internet-driven era, DDoS, data breaches and leaks, malware, ransomware etc. have become some of the common terms. Over the past few years, the rate of cyber-attacks has increased

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Think Inside the Box to Bridge the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

Cybercriminals are continuously evolving, scheming and ramping up attacks with complex distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) campaigns, malware scams and a plethora of techniques for sale on the dark web. In such

Hardware/Network

Average DDoS attack sizes decrease 85% due to FBI’s shutdown of DDoS-for-hire websites

The FBI’s shutdown of the 15 largest distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) for hire vendors (booters) reduced the overall number of attacks worldwide by nearly 11 percent compared to the same period