DDoS Distributed Denial-of-Service Attack

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Name: DDoS Distributed Denial-of-Service Attack
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 44 mins ago - 4 reports

'Anti-Facebook' platform Ello attracts thousands

Social media network Ello is currently receiving up to 31,000 requests an hour from people wishing to join its platform, its founder has told the BBC.It was initially designed to just be used by about 90 friends of its founder Paul Budnitz.But the bike ... [Published Techzonez - 1 hour ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 58 mins ago - 2 reports

DDoS down globally, on increase in Americas in Q2, report says

Even as the internet connectivity remained steady and average connection speed increased above broadband levels, the number of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks declined the second quarter of 2014, which was also marked by the discovery of ... [Published SC Magazine US - 58 mins ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 4 reports

Global average broadband connection speed rises 21% in Q2

The global average connection speed increased 21 percent from the first to second quarter of the year, according to Akamai's second quarter State of the Internet Report. At 4.6 Mbps, the global average connection speed exceeded the 4 Mbps broadband threshold ... [Published Telecompaper - 1 hour ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 4 reports

Global Internet Speeds Up, DDoS Attacks Down

Internet connection speeds are increasing around the globe, while distributed denial-of-service attacks are down, according to the latest report from networking services company Akamai.The second quarter of this year saw a number of firsts, Akamai noted ... [Published CIO Magazine - 4 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 6 reports

Radware Offers Network Security for Helium SDNs

News Wire Feed 9/30/2014Comment (0)Login50%50% Tweet MAHWAH, N.J.-- Radware (Nasdaq:RDWR), a leading provider of application delivery and application security solutions for virtual and cloud data centers, today announced its ongoing contribution to the ... [Published Light Reading - 7 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 6 reports

Arbor Networks Announces Multi-Terabit per Second Mitigation Capacity Expansion for Arbor Cloud℠ DDoS Protection Service

ArborNetworks, Inc. , a leading provider of DDoS and advanced threatprotection solutions for enterprise and service provider networks, todayannounced a significant capacity expansion program for the Arbor Cloud SM DDoS protection service, scaling to over ... [Published Virtual Strategy Magazine - 8 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 4 reports

Neustar to Build Multiple Tbps DDoS Mitigation Platform to Protect Customers from Attacks and Optimize Digital Experiences

STERLING, Va.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Neustar, Inc. (NYSE: NSR), a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services and analytics, today announced that it is expanding its cloud-based mitigation platform and delivering new services to ... [Published EON Communications - 8 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 8 reports

Ad-Free Facebook Challenger Ello Down in DDoS Attack

Facebook challenger Ello was knocked out in a DDoS attack over the weekend, but got back up again after 30 minutes, according to The Register . The new ad-free social network, designed as an alternative to Facebook, started to investigate the attack ... [Published HOTforSecurity - 15 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 7 reports

'Shellshock' Attacks Could Already Top 1 Billion: Report

Ever since the existence of the GNU Bash flaw ( Shellshock ) came to light last week, threat actors have been searching for vulnerable machines that they can exploit for various purposes, Incapsula said on Monday.The Shellshock vulnerability is dangerous ... [Published Security Week - 11 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 5 reports

Ineffective Shellshock fix means hackers are still exploiting vulnerability

HACKERS ARE STILL mounting cyber attacks across the globe thanks to exploits of Bash bug vulnerabilities, researchers at Fireeye and Trend Micro have warned, which have been made worse by an unsuccessful patch update.The vulnerability in Unix-based systems ... [Published TheInquirer.net - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

SingTel, Akamai to offer cloud-based DDoS mitigation services for APAC enterprises

Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SingTel) and Akamai Technologies Inc. has partnered to offer cloud-based cyber security solutions to enterprises in Asia-Pacific, aiming to strengthen companies' ability to cope with the volumetric and application ... [Published Enterprise Innovation - 22 hours ago]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 16 reports

Hot New Social Network Ello Knocked Out By Cyber Attack... Already

Just as Ello said hello, it briefly said goodbye. The ad-free, blatantly anti-Facebook social platform that debuted barely more than a month ago fell victim to a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack. “We built Ello because virtually all of the ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Sep 29 2014]

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"It's in beta and it's buggy and it does weird stuff - and it's all being fixed as quickly as we can."
"More recently, we worked with law enforcement in the United Kingdom to disrupt the Caphaw botnet, which targeted banks and their customers in Europe."
...program recognizing our outstanding partners, the launch of our Enterprise On Demand Technology Partner Program," said Zak Boca, CEO of SingleHop. "Teaming up with category leaders like Alert Logic and Radware in the Security space, allows us to provide higher levels of security and compliance to small and medium enterprises around the world, in an efficient, automated way."
His advice for any organisation in the industry is: "OK, you're going to get hacked, so when something does happen you can be better prepared for it. Nip it in the bud."

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30/09/2014. SentinelsX Review and Daily News fr... [Published MNO Blog - 38 mins ago]
Daily Ruleset Update Summary 09/30/2014 [Published Emerging Threats - 50 mins ago]
DDoS down globally, on increase in Americas in ... [Published SC Magazine US - 58 mins ago]
Global average broadband connection speed rises... [Published Telecompaper - 1 hour ago]
'Anti-Facebook' platform Ello attracts thousands [Published Techzonez - 1 hour ago]
DDoS down globally, on increase in Americas in ... [Published Latest articles from SC Magazine News - 1 hour ago]
BLOG: Are we ready for a cyber attack? [Published Insurance Business - 1 hour ago]
IO, StarHub Form Strategic Go-to-Market Partner... [Published Arizona Business Magazine - 1 hour ago]
PEAK IPV4? Global IPv6 traffic is growing, DDoS... [Published The Register - Networks - 2 hours ago]
Global Internet Speeds Up, DDoS Attacks Down [Published CIO Magazine - 4 hours ago]
CloudFlare Rolls Out SSL Certificates to all Cu... [Published Web Host Industry Review - 4 hours ago]
Global Internet speeds up, DDoS attacks down [Published Computerworld - Security RSS feed - 5 hours ago]
Microsoft and financial services group team up ... [Published V3.co.uk - 5 hours ago]
Radware & Alert Logic Join the SingleHop Partne... [Published Website Magazine - 5 hours ago]
Ello Was Briefly Over—For Almost An Hour [Published ReadWriteWeb - 6 hours ago]
Ello, the Anti-Facebook, Targeted by Denial-of-... [Published MSNBC Newsweek - 6 hours ago]
Revelations about spy agencies alert telcos to ... [Published Global Telecoms Business - 6 hours ago]
Corero's SmartWall Threat Defense System Helps ... [Published ABI Research - 6 hours ago]
Ello Was Briefly Over—For Almost An Hour [Published ReadWriteWeb - 7 hours ago]
Shellshock: Apple issues OS X Mavericks, Lion a... [Published V3.co.uk - 7 hours ago]
Radware Offers Network Security for Helium SDNs [Published Light Reading - 7 hours ago]
Arbor Networks Announces Multi-Terabit per Seco... [Published Virtual Strategy Magazine - 8 hours ago]
Arbor Networks Announces Multi-Terabit per Seco... [Published EON: Enhanced Online News - 8 hours ago]
Neustar to Build Multiple Tbps DDoS Mitigation ... [Published EON Communications - 8 hours ago]
Akamai: Global average connection speed above 4... [Published Advanced Television - 8 hours ago]
Neustar to Build Multiple Tbps DDoS Mitigation ... [Published Minyanville - 8 hours ago]
Neustar to Build Multiple Tbps DDoS Mitigation ... [Published Business Wire Technology News - 8 hours ago]
Neustar to Build Multiple Tbps DDoS Mitigation ... [Published Business Wire Communications News - 8 hours ago]
Arbor Networks Announces Multi-Terabit per Seco... [Published Stock Nod - 8 hours ago]
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Daily Ruleset Update Summary 09/30/2014 [Published Emerging Threats - 50 mins ago]
[***] Summary: [***] 8 new Open signatures, 14 new Pro (8+6). Dyre, CVE-2014-6271, Flashpack, Bredolap/Rebhip/Bifrose, Win32.TrojanDropper. Thanks: @EKwatcher and @kafeine. [+++] Added rules: [+++] Open: 2019318 – ET MOBILE_MALWARE Android/Code4hk.A ...
DDoS down globally, on increase in Americas in ... [Published Latest articles from SC Magazine News - 1 hour ago]
DDoS attacks declined in Q2 while Zeus, Storm and Heartbleed made their marks on security, an Akamai report on the state of the internet shows. ...
Global Internet speeds up, DDoS attacks down [Published Computerworld - Security RSS feed - 5 hours ago]
Internet connection speeds are increasing around the globe, while distributed denial-of-service attacks are down, according to the latest report from networking services company Akamai. ...
Ello Was Briefly Over—For Almost An Hour [Published ReadWriteWeb - 7 hours ago]
Ello went temporarily dark over the weekend due to a possible distributed denial of service (DDOS) attack by an unknown actor. Total downtime: 45 minutes. See also: What The Ell Is Ello? The Ad-Free Social Network Everyone's Talking About DDOS ...
Neustar to Build Multiple Tbps DDoS Mitigation ... [Published EON Communications - 8 hours ago]
STERLING, Va.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Neustar, Inc. (NYSE: NSR), a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services and analytics, today announced that it is expanding its cloud-based mitigation platform and delivering new services to ...
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Radware Releases Defense4All for Helium - DoS a... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - 12 hours ago]
Radware's DDoS Protection and Attack Mitigation... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 26 2014]
Middle East Cyber Security (IAM, DLP, UTM, IDS/... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jul 31 2014]
Radware Delivers Its Strongest DDoS Mitigation ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Apr 29 2014]
Prolexic Sponsors Ovum White Paper: "Delivering... [Published GlobeNewswire: Interactive News - Jan 27 2014]
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