Protect your business from IoT Botnets


Gartner, Inc. forecasts that 8.4 billion connected things will be in use worldwide in 2017, up 31 percent from 2016, and will reach 20.4 billion by 2020. With the number of IoT devices dramatically accelerating, there is corresponding increase in the number of botnets and cyber-attacks. Also read - Secure IoT Platform A traditional botnet is a... Continue Reading →

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Secure IoT Platform


Internet connectivity is a two-way street. With these devices becoming a gateway to our homes, workplaces, and sensitive data, they also become targets for attacks. Look around a typical household and consider what could happen when even the most mundane devices are compromised: a weaponized stove, baby monitors that spy, the contents of your refrigerator... Continue Reading →

‘Internet of zombies’


Radware, a leading provider of cyber security and application delivery solutions, today announced the release of its Global Application and Network Security Report 2015-2016, which highlights that the age of the ‘Internet of Zombies’ is upon us. In the last year, over 90% of companies surveyed experienced a cyber attack. Half of all businesses attacked... Continue Reading →

Telco Providers Security Challenges – Part 2


DDoS AttacksThe common attack vectors for any DDoS would be of the followingVolumetric or Flood Attacks Bad guys shall expoit the system with arge botnets or spoofed IP to generate a lot of traffic bps or pps. The UDP-based floods from spoofed IP take advantage of connection less UDP protocol. They even take out the infrastructure... Continue Reading →

DDoS attacks take out Asian nation


Myanmar was severed from the internet on Tuesday following more than 10 days of distributed denial of service attacks that culminated in a massive data flood that overwhelmed the Southeast Asian country's infrastructure, a researcher said. The DDoS assault directed as much as 15 Gbps of junk data to Myanmar's main internet provider, more than... Continue Reading →

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