Cyber attacks cost businesses money, valuable trade secrets, and sometimes their reputations. For these reasons, smart companies invest heavily in network security efforts to detect, handle, and deter threats to their computer systems. However, Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are types of cyber attacks that seem to fly under the radar of many corporate security specialists.
What is a DDoS Attack?
A DDoS attack happens when a group of linked devices sends large amounts of traffic to a network or server to cause the system to crash or become inoperable. Cyber criminals traditionally take two paths to deliver DDoS attacks.…Continue reading