DDOS
3:20
3 Sep

Rise in multifunctional botnets

Botnet ownership is expensive, and to make a profit, criminals must be able to use each and every opportunity to get money out of malware, says Kaspersky Lab.

2:40
Aug 8, 2018

Hetzner brings Cloudbric security to SA

Web hosting firm Hetzner partners with the South Korean security services firm to provide local SMEs with Web security services.

4:30
Jul 26, 2018

DDoS attacks employ new devices, methods: Kaspersky report

One of the most popular methods of monetising DDoS attacks is targeting cryptocurrency sites and exchanges, says Kaspersky Lab.

4:00

DDoS used to oust competition in crypto market

Cyber criminals are now using distributed denial-of-service attacks to target crypto-currencies.

3:40

GitHub was 'most powerful DDOS in history'

The breach employed a DDOS technique that is growing in popularity as it needs no botnet, warns Akamai.

2:20
Dec 8, 2017

Upsurge in DDOS attacks; attacks on POS systems

The Christmas sales are making retailer revenues an attractive target for cyber criminals, Kaspersky warns.

3:00
Dec 7, 2017

Neustar Launches Next Generation DDoS Defense Network: SiteProtect NGTM

Neustar, Inc., a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services, today launched SiteProtect NGTM (Next Generation), its new solution to protect brands against DDoS (distributed denial of service) attacks.

2:20
Sep 28, 2017

DDOS attacks wreak havoc

The largest attack reported last year was 800Gbps, a 60% increase over 2015's largest attack, says Netscout.

2:20

Intact to distribute InfoWatch solutions

The distribution deal will see Intact bring InfoWatch Traffic Monitor, Attack Killer and ?ppercut to SA.

2:00
Apr 13, 2017

Brexit referendum site might have been hacked

A site allowing Britons to register to vote in the €EU referendum might have been targeted by foreign hackers, causing it to crash.

2:40
Feb 27, 2017

Bug causes Cloudflare personal data leak

A bug in its software left hundreds of thousands of Web pages hosted by Cloudflare leaking encrypted personal data.

2:50
Feb 9, 2017

DDOS attacks to intensify in 2017

There were significant advances in DDOS attacks in Q4 2016 and Kaspersky Lab predicts similar complex attacks will continue in 2017.