DDoS

Radware awarded DDoS certification from ICSA

In a first, the International Computer Security Association (ICSA) Labs, a testing body that is a division of Verizon, the US telecoms firm has certified Radware, the Nasdaq-listed cyber-security firm, for its DDoS mitigation technology. ICSA Labs audited Radware’s DDoS detection and mitigation scenarios, and found that they were: “thoughtfully designed and properly executed.” DefensePro, »

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DDoS cyber attacks: Europe’s banks need a plan

It’s an arms race and – right now – banks are losing. A recent casualty was HSBC, which on January 29th saw its online banking system brought down for several hours by a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack. DDoS attacks are getting larger, and better organised. According to a recent report by Massachusetts-based security consultant Arbor »