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Game-Breaking for $5: When DDoS Attacks Target Online Gaming

Game-Breaking for $5: When DDoS Attacks Target Online Gaming

Tuesday, 07 November 2017

Lucy Ingham speaks to Igal Zeifman, director of marketing at Imperva Incapsula, to find out how such attacks work, and what other industries can learn from how online gaming handles DDoS

How a website flaw turned 22,000 visitors into a botnet of DDoS zombiesNext IoT Botnet DDoS Attack Could Bring Down the Entire Internet

How a website flaw turned 22,000 visitors into a botnet of DDoS zombiesNext IoT Botnet DDoS Attack Could Bring Down the Entire Internet

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Igal Zeifman, Incapsula Security Evangelist at cybersecurity firm Imperva, highlights what needs to happen next, “This attack really reinforces the need for rapid DDoS mitigation, like the one we now ensure with our new ten-second mitigation SLA.”

New Digital ‘Hurricane’ Churns, Gathering Strength To Land Blow On The Internet

New Digital ‘Hurricane’ Churns, Gathering Strength To Land Blow On The Internet

Monday, 23 October 2017

“They are getting bigger and badder,” said Robert Hamilton, director of marketing at Imperva Incapsula, a Redwood Shores, California, cybersecurity firm that offers technology to mitigate botnet attacks. “The motive more than ever is money,” he said, adding that criminal gangs send ransom demands to companies threatening to hit them with a distributed denial-of-service, or DDoS, attack unless paid off.”

Massive botnet could “take down the Internet,” researchers warn

Massive botnet could “take down the Internet,” researchers warn

Friday, 20 October 2017

Robert Hamilton, director of marketing at cybersecurity company Imperva, said in comments provided to Canadian Underwriter that “Mirai was a wake-up call to the IoT device makers to improve their security by making it more difficult to turn their devices into botnet ‘recruits.’"

Incapsula Network To Expand, In A Bid To increase Performance and Speed Attack Mitigation

Incapsula Network To Expand, In A Bid To increase Performance and Speed Attack Mitigation

Thursday, 12 October 2017

"There is a growing sophistication in DDoS attack techniques, and Incapsula’s advanced technology provides the headroom and capacity to handle larger attacks that will inevitably occur,” said Yoav Cohen, vice president of Incapsula research and development at Imperva.

DDoS Attack Trend: Numbers Dip as Intensity Surge

DDoS Attack Trend: Numbers Dip as Intensity Surge

Wednesday, 04 October 2017

Igal Zeifman, Incapsula Security Evangelist at Imperva, observed that, “Attack frequency is rising even as the total number of assaults is trending down. With these repeat assaults, offenders are waging a war of attrition against protected targets – a DDoS equivalent to laying siege on an impenetrable castle.”

Imperva Incapsula Protects NTT TechnoCross Corporation and its Customers from Website Attacks

Imperva Incapsula Protects NTT TechnoCross Corporation and its Customers from Website Attacks

Thursday, 14 September 2017

Once Incapsula was deployed, Sakamoto immediately noticed improved website stability and a reduction in operational load. “The ability to achieve website stability without having to worry about threats has proven to be a huge win.

Session Hijacking Bug Exposed GitLab Users Private Tokens

Session Hijacking Bug Exposed GitLab Users Private Tokens

Thursday, 31 August 2017

Daniel Svartman, a security researcher with Imperva, discovered the issue in May but couldn’t disclose it until Wednesday, after GitLab was able to patch the issue and confirm it had been fixed.