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Attacks increase as a result of DDoS-for-hire services

Attacks increase as a result of DDoS-for-hire services

Friday, 26 August 2016

Tim Matthews, vice president of marketing at Imperva Incapsula, said it has become inexpensive to mount DDoS attacks as these kits become “readily available,” creating a “perverse economic ecosystem.”

How to prevent your IoT devices from being forced into botnet bondage

How to prevent your IoT devices from being forced into botnet bondage

Tuesday, 16 August 2016

“Unlike personal computers or servers, most IoT devices are not well protected — or even protected at all,” says Igal Zeifman

German home furnishing e-retailer Westwing invests in e-commerce security

German home furnishing e-retailer Westwing invests in e-commerce security

Thursday, 21 July 2016

Last year, Westwing re-evaluated its security provider and found that a different vendor, Imperva, could offer comparable technology for half the price, plus with more tools.

Firms struggling to find staff with DDoS mitigation skills

Firms struggling to find staff with DDoS mitigation skills

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

Companies in the US, UK and Canada are taking longer to fill these available positions, and are seeing an increase in average listing days for them.

Pokémon Go service downed, DDoSers rush to claim glory

Pokémon Go service downed, DDoSers rush to claim glory

Monday, 18 July 2016

Gaming platforms are particularly sensitive to DDoS, since online gaming platforms like Pokémon Go are highly sensitive to latency and availability issues, they're ideal DDoS attack targets.

Westwing Home & Living boosts web security

Westwing Home & Living boosts web security

Monday, 18 July 2016

“The Imperva Incapsula WAF has given us insights into how people are trying to access our websites and exposes vulnerable areas such as those prime for cross-site scripting attacks."

The story of a DDoS extortion attack – how one company decided to take a stand

The story of a DDoS extortion attack – how one company decided to take a stand

Thursday, 16 June 2016

"The decision was to use cloud DDoS sink-holing from Imperva’s Incapsula division."

DDoSers sell attacks for $5 on Fivver

DDoSers sell attacks for $5 on Fivver

Friday, 27 May 2016

Now, researchers from Incapsula have delved into the world of cut-rate DDoS providers, who market their services…