Incapsula announces the availability of always-on Infrastructure Protection for enterprises. Customers can take advantage of network-layer DDoS mitigation 24 X 7.Read more »
GRE protocol is a simple and effective way to transmit data that normally would not be deliverable over a public network. In this post, we shed some light onto GRE, including how it works, what it is capable of and how it can be properly utilized.Read more »
The increase in frequency, duration and strength of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks has brought mitigation solutions back to the forefront of the cybersecurity discussion. In this post we discuss a very important, yet often overlooked, aspect of BGP-enabled DDoS protection—time to mitigation.Read more »
Incapsula announces the availability of the Equinix Cloud Exchange direct connection for Incapsula customers. Customers can now leverage a direct connection to the Incapsula cloud using the ECX.Read more »
With the year-end holidays looming closer, retailers and e-tailers are strategizing how to increase sales and profits this season—and be ready for Black Friday, the retail equivalent of the Super Bowl. However, there’s a dark reality that online retailers cannot overlook—criminals who want to steal from them and their customers.Read more »
Recent discussions about "origin exposing" DDoS attacks have highlighted the limitations of purely cloud-based web DDoS mitigation solutions. BGP enabled services, like our own Infrastructure Protection, are far more capable of mitigating these attacks. They, however, are not a viable option for many, as BGP announcements require the ownership of an entire C Class subnet.
Our soon-to-be-released IP Protection service will change that by offering complete origin protection to everyone, first and foremost our Website Protection clients...Read more »
The third quarter was notable for a number of reasons, not least of which was the high number of attacks targeting clients in our network during this period.
On average we mitigated 129 DDoS attacks every day, representing a steep 116 percent increase from the previous quarter. Additionally, the changes in attack tactics we witnessed point to new threats of which every online entity should be aware...Read more »
Much has been said about the threat posed by the Internet of Things (IoT). Considered the “barbaric horde” of under-protected connected devices, all of them are just waiting to be compromised by any half-competent hacker.
Attend our webinar, “Protect Gaming Sites from Downtime” and find out how you can prevent DDoS attacks from taking your servers down.Read more »