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March 26, 2024

The Imperative Need for Consolidation in Web App Security and Delivery

In today's rapidly evolving digital and cyber landscape, securing and delivering applications efficiently is crucial…

March 19, 2024

A10 Defend Threat Control: DDoS Defense Reimagined

An addition to the A10 Defend suite has arrived. A10 Defend Threat Control, a necessary…

March 13, 2024

Insight Into the DDoS Attacks on the French Government

The attacks are ongoing as of this writing. Here are a few screenshots of data…

December 12, 2023

Regional ISPs Are Narrowing the Digital Divide—But Challenges Remain

Federal and private funding, new market entrants, and creative problem-solving have made it possible to…

November 7, 2023

A10 Networks Simplifies Google Cloud Platform Cloud Deployments

A10 Networks has expanded its robust application delivery controller (ADC) solution to Google Cloud Platform…

October 30, 2023

Latest Vulnerability Triggers Record-breaking DDoS Attacks

A10 Defend Helps Customers Navigate this Rapidly Evolving DDoS Threat Landscape Distributed denial of service…

October 24, 2023

Protecting Systems from the New HTTP/2 Rapid Reset Vulnerability

The A10 Networks threat research team has investigated the HTTP/2 rapid reset vulnerability (CVE-2023-44487), which…

September 14, 2023

The Role of AI in Modern Cybersecurity: Beyond the Buzz

In today's world, and in particular, the cybersecurity landscape, the buzzword is undoubtedly "AI." We're…

August 29, 2023

Unlock Secure Hybrid Cloud Excellence: Building Digital Resiliency with Secure Application Delivery

Are you ready to build digital resiliency with your secure application delivery in a hybrid…

August 15, 2023

Simplify and Secure Applications Across Clouds with the Latest, High-Performance Thunder ADC Images

In today’s hybrid environments, delivering a consistent application experience across clouds, securely, and reliably has…

August 10, 2023

Importance of Securing and Simplifying DNS Infrastructure

Domain Name System (DNS), informally referred to as the “phonebook of the internet,” is one…

August 1, 2023

Modernizing Application Delivery Infrastructure for Hybrid and Multicloud

Author: Brad Casemore, Research VP, Datacenter and Multicloud Networks at IDC Application delivery infrastructure, such…

June 29, 2023

Energizing our Partners at Accelerate Affinity Partner Summit 2023

In mid-May, we hosted over 100 partners from 23 countries in Antalya, Turkey at this…

May 16, 2023

Communication Service Providers Expect Strong Demand

A10 Research Shows that Industry Optimism is a Driving Force for Investments, Reforms and Growth…

April 24, 2023

Fighting Cybercrime One Packet at a Time: A10 Next-Gen WAF, Powered by Fastly

In today's digital landscape, layered defenses are crucial to protect against cyberattacks. Cybercriminals constantly evolve…

April 17, 2023

Understanding DDoS = Containing DDoS

Distributed denial of service (DDoS), like many other cybersecurity buzz words, is a high-level common…

April 6, 2023

Simplify Your Cloud Deployments with A10 Networks in Microsoft Azure and AWS Marketplaces 

The latest A10 Networks Thunder® Application Delivery Controller (ADC) images are now available in the…

February 15, 2023

A10 Networks Provides Update to Cybersecurity Incident

On February 7, A10 Networks disclosed that it had experienced a cybersecurity incident on January…

February 9, 2023

Rural Broadband Buildouts Must Navigate the On-going Transition from IPv4

Costs are Rising, Supply is Limited, and Demand is Urgent Regional internet service providers (ISPs)…

January 18, 2023

The A10 Networks Forest – Supporting Local Communities

A10 Networks has been working with Treedom for the past year to help support local…

January 11, 2023

This Month in Ransomware: Hospitals and Patients Affected

Ransomware Attack Wrap-up for December 2022 In December 2022 we saw ransomware cyberattacks on many…

January 10, 2023

Data Center Operators React to Threats with DDoS Mitigation

For commercial data center operators, business is good—but clouds are gathering. On the positive side,…

January 4, 2023

Centralized TLS Decryption: The Prerequisite to SASE, SSE, Zero Trust

Centralized TLS Decryption and the Elephant Inspection When an organization embarks on the arduous journey…

December 27, 2022

How to Defeat Emotet Malware with SSL Interception

One of the longest-running and more lethal malware strains has once again returned on the…

December 20, 2022

2022 Ransomware Attacks and Evolution of Data Exfiltration

Ransomware is one of the most sophisticated and feared attacks in the modern threat landscape.…

December 15, 2022

DOJ Charges Six for DDoS-for-hire Services, Kills 48 Sites

The websites hosted “booter” or “stresser” services On December 14th, the Department of Justice (DOJ)…

December 12, 2022

10 Data Breaches that Fuel CISO Nightmares

The Chief Information Security Officer vs. Data Breaches These are challenging times for the chief…

December 8, 2022

The Cost of a Data Breach and the Need for SSL Security

The cost of a data breach is soaring to unprecedented levels. According to IBM, the…

December 4, 2022

Systems Strike Ukraine with Amplification and DrDoS Attacks

A10 Security Research Team Tracks DDoS Attacks By Paul Nicholson and Rich Groves The conflict…

November 21, 2022

DDoS Attack Prevention and DDoS Protection Best Practices

Stopping Infrastructure Attacks and Application Attacks with DDoS Tools and Threat Intelligence Easy to launch…

September 22, 2022

Empowering the Next Generation with Ultra Education

Ultra’s 2022 Winter Youth Business Fair Ensuring connectivity and working to bridge the digital divide…

September 15, 2022

Integrated Security for Telco Cloud Edge and Private 5G

Telcos and enterprises are realizing the need to move toward the edge and deploy edge…

August 9, 2022

The Log4j Exploit and Botnets

Of all the security issues that have appeared over the last few years, none has…

July 7, 2022

The Rise of Botnet and DDoS Attacks

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks have become an everyday or, some might argue, an…

June 28, 2022

Harmony Controller as-a-Service for Simpler Elastic Capacity

Recent Enhancements with Release 5.4 Ease Multi-cloud Operational Complexity and Strengthen Security Network admins for…

June 16, 2022

Zero Trust, Cloud and Remote Working Drive Digital Resiliency

Today’s enterprises have faced many challenges with the pace of change over the last few…

June 1, 2022

Top Cyber War Techniques and Technologies

In our article Cyber Warfare: Nation State Sponsored Cyber Attacks, we discussed the nature of…

May 17, 2022

Cyber Warfare: Nation State Sponsored Cyber Attacks

What is Cyber Warfare? The internet has changed how we view and interact with the…

May 16, 2022

A10 Networks is in Person in Las Vegas at Cisco Live 2022

The A10 Networks team is returning to Cisco Live – in person – and looking…

May 11, 2022

The IPv4 Address Cost Rollercoaster

A10 introduces five-year estimator to ease forecast uncertainty IPv4: High Demand, Uncertain Supply, Rising Costs…

May 10, 2022

A10 Networks is Back at the RSA Conference

After a pandemic-induced hiatus, the A10 Networks team is heading back to the RSA Conference…

May 4, 2022

The Global State of DDoS Weapons

In the past couple of years, the world has been battling the COVID-19 pandemic. As…

April 21, 2022

A10 Networks Forest – Helping Support a More Sustainable Future

A10 Networks is committed to environmental conservancy and, among other initiatives, we have plans to…

April 20, 2022

C Spire Tackles Digital Divide with Industry Collaboration

As the COVID-19 pandemic made all too clear, extending internet access to underserved areas isn’t…

April 12, 2022

DDoS Attacks and IPv6 Transition Impede Rural Broadband

Rural broadband providers and other regional CSPs are playing a critical role in closing the…

March 31, 2022

Load Balancing Traffic to Applications in Kubernetes Cluster

Kubernetes (also known as K8s), the container orchestration tool originally developed by Google, has fast…

March 30, 2022

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes A10 with Global DDoS Mitigation Customer Value Leadership Award

Analysts at Frost & Sullivan cover the DDoS protection market and periodically award solutions based…

March 21, 2022

Easy Access to Cloud-Native Applications in Multi/Hybrid Cloud

To stay ahead of competition, organizations are constantly looking for ways to drive innovation with…

March 14, 2022

Rural Broadband Initiatives to Fund Rural Internet Expansion

The essential role of broadband connectivity in modern life—highlighted by the shift to virtual activities…

March 2, 2022

How Rural Broadband Carriers Are Closing the Digital Divide

Closing the digital divide in underserved rural markets represents a clear challenge and opportunity for…

February 10, 2022

Cloud Application Delivery Insights: It’s Still a Work in Progress for Many

For digital business, transformation, and resiliency, success depends on application performance. Organizations must deliver the…

February 3, 2022

Zero Trust Architecture: 5 Reasons You Need It

Security in the Real World People living in small towns usually know all their neighbors…

January 21, 2022

Five Most Famous DDoS Attacks and Then Some

Updated: May 4, 2022 Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are now everyday occurrences. Whether…

January 10, 2022

Catch Up or Leap Forward: Bridging the Digital Divide

Technology as a Catalyst for Shared Value As we commence 2022, the time is now…

December 15, 2021

Help Drive the Future of Innovation for Enterprise and Service Provider Customers

A10 is Investing in its Engineering Team A10’s technology has been at the forefront of…

December 13, 2021

Closing the Digital Divide with Rural Broadband

The estimated 42 million U.S. consumers who currently lack broadband internet service offer tremendous growth…

December 6, 2021

Intel Network Builders Awards Titanium Winner Circle to A10 Networks

Intel Network Builders has announced the finalists in their annual Winners’ Circle and A10 was awarded…

November 5, 2021

A Closer Look at Zero Trust Cybersecurity Strategy Adoption

As organizations seek to protect more open enterprise networks and more distributed workforces from ransomware,…

November 2, 2021

Introducing L3-7 DDoS Protection for Microsoft Azure Tenants

DDoS attacks continue to grow in intensity, breadth and complexity as new threat vectors expand…

November 1, 2021

Twitch Hack, Data Exfiltration Shows Twitch Creator Payouts

It's not an “if,” it’s a “when.” No matter what you do, no matter how…

October 28, 2021

Encrypted Traffic Inspection Lags as Malware Rises

Ransomware, malware, and other forms of cyber-attacks continue to rise. Ransomware alone increased by 151…

October 20, 2021

The Gaming Industry’s Latest Challenge: DDoS Protection

Like moths to a flame, hackers always go where the action is. As the COVID-19…

October 13, 2021

7 Strategies for CSO Cyber Security Survival

Chief security officers (and CIOs, CISOs) have never had it so tough. Not only do…

October 5, 2021

The Facebook Outage Wasn’t a DDoS attack, but it Shines the Light on Digital Resilience Planning

We were reminded that digital resilience is core to a successful online presence with yesterday’s…

September 29, 2021

Evaluating a TLS / SSL Decryption Solution

Encryption is essential for data privacy—but it can also create security blind spots. The problem…

September 28, 2021

Rural Broadband Buildout: From Funding to Security and More

Building a Future-ready Rural Broadband Infrastructure The push to extend broadband to underserved communities is…

September 23, 2021

Digital Resiliency Needs Modern Application Delivery

IDC Technology Spotlight With digital transformation, many organizations had begun modernizing their application delivery solution…

August 26, 2021

Overcoming the Challenges of IPv4 Exhaustion

As hundreds of regional communications service providers rush to deploy broadband and add thousands of…

July 21, 2021

DDoS Protection Major Concern for Middle East Service Providers

2020 was a year that changed the world as we know it. The global pandemic…

July 19, 2021

5 Questions Before Delivering Your Applications to the Cloud

The time has come for enterprises around the world to face the truth: the traditional…

July 16, 2021

COVID-19 Forces UK Communications Service Providers to Prioritize Cyber Security and Business Continuity

The COVID-19 pandemic is somewhat of a paradox in the UK: the government was accused…

July 12, 2021

How are Communication Service Providers in Germany Dealing with a More Distributed Workforce

COVID-19 has had a lasting impact on countries around the world and Germany is no…

July 8, 2021

Ransomware, Phishing, Zero Trust, and the New Normal of Cyber Security

When the COVID-19 pandemic struck, cyber criminals saw their opportunity, and they took it. With…

July 6, 2021

NFL Greats, Tiki Barber, Nick Mangold and Joe Thomas, Join A10 and Partners for Pre-season Events

Football fans are undoubtedly excited for the return of audiences to stadiums across the country…

July 2, 2021

Why French enterprises are unlikely to return to pre-pandemic working practices

As COVID-19 engulfed the world, businesses and individuals rapidly shifted to remote working, relying more…

June 30, 2021

Malware Protection for Financial Services

Adding Centralized, Dedicated TLS/SSL Inspection Makes the Zero Trust Model Work "…the financial services industry…

June 29, 2021

Majority of Indian Enterprises Accelerated Investment Around Cyber Security in 2020: A10 Networks Study

2020 has been a challenging year for everyone, COVID-19 has turned everything upside-down and is…

June 8, 2021

Executive Order for Cyber-Attack Prevention Promotes Zero Trust Architecture

After every election of the federal government, the new administration faces the same challenge: How…

June 3, 2021

Defeat Cryptojacking with Decryption and Inspection

Investors, early adopters, and tech-savvy consumers aren’t the only ones interested in cryptocurrency these days.…

May 31, 2021

Simplifying Load Balancing in a Multi-cloud Environment

With the average enterprise are leveraging almost five clouds on average,* load balancing isn’t getting…

May 27, 2021

Driving Digital Transformation with Effective Application Delivery and Security

The Covid-19 pandemic underscored the importance of digital resiliency in the modern era. With 64…

May 26, 2021

How Zero Trust Could Have Stopped DarkSide’s Ransomware Malware

If you live on the East Coast, you’ll definitely be aware by now that the…

April 28, 2021

Horizons 2021 A10 Affinity Global Partner Summit

Expand Your Horizons Last year brought unprecedented challenges, but also tremendous opportunities for transformation. Our…

April 15, 2021

Communications Service Providers—Don’t Let IPv4 Exhaustion Stop Your Growth

As rural broadband initiatives and digital divide programs like the FCC’s Rural Development Opportunity Fund…

March 10, 2021

Turner Industries Ensures Application Availability with Global Server Load Balancing

Leading Industrial Construction Contractor Boosts Application Availability with A10 Networks Thunder® CFW Oil refineries, chemical…

March 8, 2021

A10 Networks launches Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative

A10’s CSR Initiative Aims to Help Build a More Sustainable Future A10 Networks is launching…

March 5, 2021

A10 a Strong Performer in DDoS Mitigation Solutions Report, Q1 2021

Evaluation from Q1 2021 by Independent Research Firm Identifies 11 Vendor DDoS Mitigation Solutions Forrester…

March 4, 2021

Hybrid Cloud and Multi-Cloud Polynimbus Policy Enforcement

Enterprises are moving steadily to hybrid cloud and multi-cloud environments. For some, the goal is…

March 2, 2021

DevOps/SecOps Tools for Multi-cloud Application Service Automation

Speed, agility, responsiveness, and quality of service are critical goals for enterprise networks. In pursuit…

February 22, 2021

Erlend Prestgard on Mobile Core Networks and Telco 5G Security

In the “5G: Secure What Matters” blog post series, we showcase thought leaders and their…

February 17, 2021

PGA Golfer, Rickie Fowler, Joins A10 Networks for Virtual Event

The PGA Tour Masters Tournament is back this April with limited spectator participation. What better…

February 12, 2021

Top 5G Core (5GC) and Mobile Network Predictions for 2021

Contain your excitement …..5G is coming (again)! Wait….wasn’t 5G launched over two years ago? Well,…

February 10, 2021

In the Midst of COVID-19, We're Seeing a Pandemic of Cyber Attacks

What's on the Horizon for 2021? 2020 sure has been an eventful year. As we…

February 9, 2021

The 5G Opportunity - from the Cyber Criminal’s Perspective

The transition to 5G is almost too good to be true for cyber criminals. It…

February 1, 2021

Top Predictions in Service Provider Networks for 2021

The Fanciful and Serious Predictions of Post-pandemic Impact 2020 has been a challenging year for…

January 28, 2021

Network Visibility, Event Monitoring and Alerting with Prometheus on A10 Thunder

Networks today are becoming increasingly complex. Enterprises are migrating their workloads to the cloud as…

January 27, 2021

What 5G Core (5GC) Will Mean for Operators and What it’ll Look Like Getting There

As anticipation builds for 5G, it might appear to the untrained eye that the new…

January 25, 2021

2020 Was a Busy Year for DDoS Attacks

The latest State of DDoS Weapons Report Explores DDoS Weapons, DDoS Attacks and Malware Activity…

January 20, 2021

10 Predictions for Application Delivery in 2021

We’ve become an application-centric society. We use apps to help us do our work, to…

December 28, 2020

OpenStack – Private Cloud with a New Purpose

The OpenStack Foundation is now known as the Open Infrastructure Foundation. Apart from OpenStack, it…

December 22, 2020

The Implications of the SolarWinds Cyberattack

Building a Zero-trust Framework for Security The cyberattack on SolarWinds that was announced last week…

December 21, 2020

Community Fibre Overcomes IPv4 Exhaustion with Network Address Translation

London fiber-to-the-home provider to preserve IPv4 and fuel 10X customer growth Community Fibre has big…

December 10, 2020

Current State of DevOps in the Cloud-native Era

DevOps and Cloud Cloud adoption has been on the rise regardless of the use private…

December 9, 2020

Multi-cloud and Cyber Security Dominate E-commerce IT

Between rising business volumes, evolving multi-cloud architectures, and intensifying threats such as DDoS attacks, it’s…

December 7, 2020

Algis Akstinas on 5G connectivity, IoT and M2M

In the “5G: Secure What Matters” blog post series, we showcase thought leaders and their…

December 3, 2020

MCTV Sustains Growth with Network Address Translation

Family-owned regional broadband provider overcomes IPv4 exhaustion and delivers a great customer experience with CGNAT.…

November 30, 2020

Daniel Gueorguiev on 5G Security and the future of mobility

In the “5G: Secure What Matters” blog post series, we showcase thought leaders and their…

November 25, 2020

Defending Enterprise Network Security: a DDoS Attack Primer

A survey by Neustar indicated that more than 80 percent of financial services firms estimate…

November 24, 2020

Secure your Online Sales from Cybersecurity Threats during the Holiday Season

The holiday shopping season is upon us. Typically, it begins around Black Friday, goes through…

November 18, 2020

Fast Detection Protects Critical MEC Services from DDoS Attacks

Globally, DDoS attacks have increased 300 percent in 2020, spurred further by pandemic-inspired cyber crime. …

November 17, 2020

Despite IPv6 adoption, IPv4 Still Hangs in There - Maybe Forever

IPv4 Exhaustion Continues but will Co-exist with IPv6 for Years to Come It’s been 22…

November 16, 2020

Kostas Katsaros on Edge Computing, IIoT and Mobile Networks

In the “5G: Secure What Matters” blog post series, we showcase thought leaders and their…

November 9, 2020

aFleX Examples

Updated: Nov 9, 2020 aFleX can address a large number of needs. Here are some…

November 3, 2020

Death by Ransomware: Poor Healthcare Cybersecurity

If hackers attack your organization and you’re in an industry such as financial services, engineering,…

November 2, 2020

Ransomware Attacks Threaten Election Security - and Much More

Computer Hackers Target Governments, Healthcare Systems, Educational Institutions and Corporations In an already unpredictable U.S.…

October 27, 2020

Building Security into the 5G DNA

A10 Networks has been addressing 5G security challenges for mobile operators as they have launched…

October 20, 2020

Why are Government Agencies So Vulnerable to Hacking?

In network security we talk about “attack surfaces,” the term for the total number of…

October 19, 2020

Hybrid Cloud Application Delivery in Financial Services

Changing customer needs and preferences are driving the evolution of a new financial services industry.…

October 6, 2020

A10 Integrated with HashiCorp for Automated Application Delivery

Multi-cloud Deployment is the New Norm It is a whole new world centered on the…

September 14, 2020

Ericsson Packet Core Firewall, Powered by A10 Networks, Meets Key Need for Cloud-native Security in 5G Networks

COVID-19 has heightened existing operator and public awareness and fears of network vulnerabilities. Cyber criminals…

September 2, 2020

Dhrupad Trivedi Appointed as the Company’s Chairperson of the Board of Directors

We are pleased to report, that effective September 1, 2020, the Board of Directors of…

August 19, 2020

Load Balancing Goes to School to Learn Application Availability

Meeting the Challenges of K-12 Remote Learning Until recently, online technology was just one area…

August 12, 2020

Strengthening DNS Security with DNS over HTTPS (DoH)

The Domain Name System (DNS) is critical to the functioning of the internet. The protocol…

August 10, 2020

When the Internet of Things (IoT) is Armed as an IoT Botnet

Don’t Join the IoT Botnet Army When the Internet of Things (IoT) is weaponized to…

August 6, 2020

Threat Intelligence Report: DDoS Attacks Intensify in Q2 2020

DDoS attacks continue to grow in size, frequency and sophistication. DDoS botnet weapons remain as…

July 21, 2020

A10 Launches Virtual Executive Briefing Center Experience

Global Pandemic Requires Creative Approaches to Providing EBC Experiences for Customers and Prospects The COVID-19…

July 15, 2020

Mobile Operators Move Rapidly Toward 5G Deployments

The first phase of 5G build-out is now well underway in major markets around the…

July 13, 2020

5G Deployment and Edge Computing Monetization Strategies

The May 2020 edition of RCR Wireless News provides a comprehensive overview of the role…

July 8, 2020

Deployment Challenges in Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC)

The edge is getting crowded, and mobile operators, cloud providers and enterprises are staking a…

July 8, 2020

NXNSAttack: A New DDoS Attack on Recursive DNS Resolvers

The purpose of a Distributed Denial of Service or DDoS attack is to prevent an…

July 6, 2020

What's so bad about the NXNSAttack DNS Amplification Attack?

How did NXNSAttack Against DNS Services get Noticed? In May 2020, the NXNSAttack was identified…

July 2, 2020

How do you Load Balance in a Hybrid or Multi-cloud World?

As hybrid cloud and multi-cloud infrastructures become the norm, organizations need to ensure that traffic…

June 29, 2020

Here’s to a great Affinity Partner Virtual Summit 2020

The Affinity Partner Virtual Summit was created to deliver an unmissable experience to our A10…

June 24, 2020

AWS hit by Largest Reported DDoS Attack of 2.3 Tbps

Attack Shows it is Imperative for a DDoS Zero-Trust Approach and Continued Diligence We have…

June 15, 2020

DDoS Protection and DNS over HTTPS solutions win at Interop Tokyo

Cybersecurity Solutions win Runner-up and Special Awards A10 Networks received a Runner-up Prize under the…

June 12, 2020

A10 Networks EMEA Affinity Partner Virtual Summit

At A10 Networks, we are truly committed to the ongoing success of our partner channel…

June 11, 2020

Zero Trust Model is Meaningless Without TLS Inspection

Protecting users against modern, invisible cyber threats A security strategy is only as strong as…

June 5, 2020

COVID-19: Zoom Calls, Eat, Sleep and Repeat

If You Can, take a Minute to Help The global pandemic has changed the way…

June 3, 2020

Delivering DDoS Protection, HTTP/3 and QUIC Protocol Protection

A10 Networks’ Thunder TPS Provides 1.2 Tbps Blocking Capacity with Machine Learning Fueled by massive…

June 2, 2020

TLS/SSL Decryption Essential for Strong Zero Trust Strategy

Cyber security in the era of hyper connectivity at ET CISO Annual Virtual Summit 2020…

May 19, 2020

The Global Status of 5G Solutions and 5G Deployments

In March, RCR Wireless News issued an in-depth overview of the state of 5G deployments…

May 13, 2020

Scale 4G & 5G Security Efficiently, as Mobile Traffic Surges

Service providers, including fixed and mobile operators, are currently under pressure to supply unprecedented mobile…

May 5, 2020

A10 Networks Launches Technical Certification Programs

Skills development and training is a life-long process, and we value the expertise our customers…

May 4, 2020

Benefits of Application Delivery for Multicloud Architectures

There is no question that multicloud application deployments now play a foundational role in everything…

April 23, 2020

Meet short-term CGNAT Capacity Requirements as work-at-home Traffic Surges

The global pandemic has pushed Internet traffic up 50 percent or more in some markets…

April 1, 2020

COVID-19 Pandemic Causes Massive Shift in Work Styles

As the shelter-in-place orders spread across the country and around the world, it has placed…

April 1, 2020

Will COVID-19 Impact Adoption of 5G Security & IPv4 Exhaustion Solutions?

A10 Networks employees have been under orders to “shelter in place” and nearly everyone is…

April 1, 2020

How to Prevent Cyber Attacks During the COVID-19 Pandemic

COVID-19 Brings New Cyber Threats and Cyber Attacks Unless you were on a long desert…

March 25, 2020

Curing Healthcare Cyber Security - A Better Way To Protect Patient Data

The Hippocratic Oath commands doctors to “first, do no harm.” Healthcare professionals have a proud…

March 19, 2020

Security in a Multicloud Environment

Vigilance and Responsibility Required for Multicloud Secure Application Delivery As companies leverage a multicloud strategy…

March 18, 2020

What You Need to Know About DDoS Weapons Used in DDoS Attacks

A DDoS attack can bring down almost any website or online service. The premise is…

March 13, 2020

A10 Networks Provides Update on Operations related to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Since late January, A10 Networks has been monitoring the developments related to the spread of COVID-19…

March 6, 2020

Jim Brisimitzis on 5G, Edge Computing and AI

In the “5G: Secure What Matters” blog post series, we showcase thought leaders and their…

March 5, 2020

Enabling DNS over HTTPS (DoH) with Thunder CFW

Encryption is the foundation for securing data on the internet. Encrypted HTTP (HTTPS) has one…

March 3, 2020

Next-generation Application Delivery Controllers

It’s No Longer About Load Balancing Capacity but Visibility and Actionable Telemetry Years ago, when…

February 27, 2020

McAfee and A10 Networks Secure the Network Edge Against Modern Attacks

McAfee recently announced updates to their partnership program, particularly, the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance (SIA).…

February 26, 2020

5G Security Has Finally Arrived

SK Telecom has achieved another “first” in 5G When SK Telecom announced its “5GX” in…

February 20, 2020

Automation that Matters and Eliminates “Fat Finger” Errors

Operators consider network complexity to be the greatest threat for the next three years, according…

February 11, 2020

MWC Barcelona 2020: Best Practices for 5G Security

Out of the utmost caution and concern for the well-being of our employees, partners and…

February 11, 2020

Will Lassalle on 5G Security, DDoS Attacks and Gaming

Interview with Will Lassalle, CIO at JLS Technology In the “5G: Secure What Matters” blog…

February 6, 2020

Realizing the Full Value of the Multi-access Edge Compute (MEC)/5G Opportunity

Multi-access edge compute (MEC) is emerging as a critical driver for growth in the 5G…

February 5, 2020

In the Super Bowl of 5G, Speed and Security Matter the Most

The Super Bowl was a few days ago. It has become a global event with…

January 31, 2020

Managing Multi-cloud Chaos

Survey reveals the paradox organizations have solving multi-cloud challenges As the race to the cloud…

January 23, 2020

Isaac Sacolick on 5G Networks, IoT and the Future of Mobility

Interview with Isaac Sacolick, President, StarCIO In the “5G: Securing What Matters” blog post series,…

December 23, 2019

Why Roaming Still Matters in a 5G World

5G changes a lot, but not everything. While 5G security is a big step forward,…

December 20, 2019

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2019 Takeaways

Cloud Native Computing Foundation’s KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2019 recently took place in San Diego, California.…

December 19, 2019

GTP Remains a 5G Security Threat as Operators Transition to 5G

What is GPRS Tunneling Protocol (GTP)? GPRS Tunneling Protocol (GTP) is a 2.5G technology that…

December 17, 2019

In 2020: My Toothbrush Will Be Hacked

In 2020, my toothbrush will be hacked. I’m sure it will happen. I will only…

December 11, 2019

For 2020: Ransomware Cyber Attacks are the Norm

As we get close to the end of 2019, its time to have a look…

December 9, 2019

Boosting mobile revenue with 5G security-as-a-service

The transition to 5G will bring many opportunities to mobile service providers but it will…

December 2, 2019

5G - The Transformation Generation

5G is currently driving transformation on a global scale whether it is for an imminent…

November 21, 2019

Evolving Application Delivery for a Hybrid, Multi-cloud, Containerized World

Hybrid cloud, multi-cloud, and container environments can help organizations increase business agility and compete more…

November 14, 2019

Looking Back at Microsoft Ignite: Managing Multi-cloud Environments

A10 Networks exhibited at Microsoft Ignite the week of November 4 where Microsoft made a…

November 14, 2019

A Strong 5G Security Posture is Critical for IoT

A recent article in TechRepublic mentioned that Kaspersky saw a 9x increase in cyber attacks…

November 11, 2019

AWS Route 53 DDoS Attack Shows You’re Responsible for Availability

The recent AWS Route 53 DNS attack should make you consider who is responsible for…

November 9, 2019

SSL Decryption: Security Best Practices and Compliance

Today, encryption has become ubiquitous — Google reports that as of June 1, 2019, 94…

November 4, 2019

Selecting the Best ADC Scale-out Solution for Your Environment

Nowadays, with the massive amount of connected devices and dynamic business models, it is essential…

October 17, 2019

The Evolution of IoT with 5G: Future-proofing Current IoT Investment

In my last few talks on 5G, I frequently got asked that given there are…

October 3, 2019

DDoS Attacks on Carrier Grade NAT Infrastructure

A10 Networks has produced a series of videos in which company solutions architects explain a…

October 2, 2019

What are SYN Cookies and How are they Used?

A10 Networks has produced a series of LightTalk videos in which company solutions architects explain…

October 1, 2019

A10 Networks and Aarna demonstrated interoperability at the 4th ETSI Plugtests

A key benefit of the 4th European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) Plugtests held in June…

September 30, 2019

5G Security for Service Providers and More at Gitex Technology Week

Join A10 Networks at 39th GITEX Technology Week 2019 – the biggest technology show in…

September 26, 2019

Advantages of Hybrid DDoS Cloud Over Pure Cloud

A10 Networks has produced a series of videos in which company solutions architects explain a…

September 25, 2019

What are containers and why do we need them?

A10 Networks has produced a series of LightTalk in which company solutions architects explain a…

September 24, 2019

Online Gaming Needs a Zero-Trust DDoS Defense

New Rules of the Game: Only the Trusted May Enter DDoS attackers continue to innovate…

September 18, 2019

A10 Networks Enables Application Workloads in Oracle Cloud

The application delivery controller (ADC) is in the critical path between the user and application.…

September 17, 2019

Insights Around the Journey to 5G

Security remains a top concern of mobile operators as they make the journey to 5G.…

September 16, 2019

DDoS Scrubbing and Intelligent Automation Generates Profit

In 2018, the GitHub DDoS attack made headlines with record-breaking traffic clocking in at 1.35…

September 6, 2019

NFV Integration at the ETSI Plugtest

Third Year in a Row for A10 The ETSI Plugtest Report has just been released…

September 5, 2019

Yikes! Another DDoS Weapon, WS-Discovery Amplification Attacks

Web Services Dynamic Discovery Services Weaponized for DDoS Reflected amplification attacks continue to be the…

August 28, 2019

Protecting the edge of 5G and Multi-cloud Networks

MENA Information Security Conference addresses the unpresented security challenges associated with increased dependency on a…

August 26, 2019

A10 Networks Eases Application Delivery and Security in Oracle Cloud

Earlier this year, we announced a partnership with Oracle to bring the A10 vThunder® ADC…

August 23, 2019

Applications in the Cloud: Best Practices for Delivery, Security and Visibility

In environments that span from on-premises to public cloud, private cloud and hybrid clouds, application…

August 15, 2019

GTP and The Evolution of Roaming

Mobile traffic using GPRS Tunneling Protocol (GTP) has exploded over the last couple years, largely…

August 14, 2019

The State of DDoS Weapons, Q2 2019

A new version of the State of DDoS Weapons Report has been published. Learn more…

August 13, 2019

The Top 7 Requirements for Optimized Traffic Flow and Security in Kubernetes

According to a 2018 survey from Portworx, four out of five enterprises are now running…

August 12, 2019

What Service Providers (and Enterprises) Need to Know About DDoS Scrubbing Services

There are a number of considerations that service providers must make when implementing DDoS scrubbing…

July 30, 2019

Mayors of America, Beware! – Ransomware is coming to town

Ransomware attacks have been around for a long time. We saw a huge spike in…

July 29, 2019

Beat Gaming Cheaters and DDoS Spoilers with Real-time Packet Watermarking

Gaming, for entertainment or gambling, seems to bring out the worst in the worst people.…

July 24, 2019

How Zones Facilitate a Proactive DDoS Defense that Protects Real Users

The primary objective of DDoS protection is to ensure availability of services to legitimate users.…

July 23, 2019

Multi-cloud and Cloud-native Applications Drive Need for ADC Transformation

Organizations are increasingly adopting hybrid IT and embracing multi-cloud environments, and they are doing so…

July 22, 2019

5G is About to Change the World. Here’s How it Works

5G at a Glance Several aspects of 5G technology allow mobile operators to create a…

July 18, 2019

New Approaches to DDoS Protection Offer Better Security and Economic Scale

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are only going to increase over time and attackers…

July 17, 2019

TLS 1.3 - Status, Concerns & Impact

It is common knowledge that in August, 2018, Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol Version 1.3…

July 16, 2019

Enforcing GDPR - A New Era of Accountability and Fines

In September 2018, British Airways announced that a data breach had occurred on their website…

July 15, 2019

Remember Roaming? Let Your Subscribers Roam Securely

When subscribers avoided using roaming, security of the roaming wasn’t that important. Now the environment…

July 15, 2019

GTP Security - Essential for 4G and Evolving 5G Networks

5G promises higher speeds, lower latency, a multitude of new IoT applications and, for the…

June 25, 2019

A10 & Dell EMC Partner to Deliver 5G Security, Multi-cloud Solutions

The market opportunity around 5G security and multi-cloud is expanding rapidly. A10 Networks is providing…

June 24, 2019

This Is How Much Time and Money a DDoS Attack Will Cost You

This Is How Much Time and Money a DDoS Attack Will Cost You You don’t…

June 19, 2019

The Urgency of Network Security in the Shared LTE/5G Era

Is mobile network security really that urgent? Well….yes! The 5G non-standalone (NSA) models defined by…

June 12, 2019

How to Deploy the A10 Networks Secure Service Mesh in Red Hat OpenShift

What is Red Hat OpenShift? Red Hat OpenShift is a comprehensive enterprise-grade platform built for…

June 6, 2019

Top Seven DDoS Protection Challenges

Although there are now more DDoS protection solutions available than ever before, companies still tend…

June 5, 2019

AI-driven Application Security Solutions for Multicloud Environments

Cisco Live US 2019 is themed “You Make Possible.” Stop by A10 Networks to see…

June 4, 2019

Time for Zero-day DDoS Defense

A10 Networks entered the DDoS defense market in 2014 by shattering the industry standard for…

June 3, 2019

The Bumpy Road to 5G – A Secure Gi-LAN can Help

5G promises higher speeds, lower network latency, a multitude of new IoT applications and, for…

May 30, 2019

5G: The Slope of Enlightenment

Upon completing my first quarter with A10 Networks, I looked back to assess the last…

May 30, 2019

Why DDoS Attackers Love Companies with Multiple Data Centers

In the eyes of DDoS attackers, the more data centers a company has, the more…

May 28, 2019

A10 Networks Demonstrates AI-driven Network & Application Security at the Gartner Summit 2019

This year’s Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit is themed “Making Security and Risk Matter…

May 23, 2019

Why Half of Companies Are Raising Their DDoS Defense Budgets

DDoS attacks are only becoming more destructive, and companies know it: That’s why one-half (49…

May 8, 2019

See A10 Networks’ AI-Driven Network & Application Security Solutions

Find everything you need for best-in-class security solutions at Infosecurity Europe. Visit A10 Networks to…

May 8, 2019

DDoS Attacks Against CSPs: What You Need to Know

We've all seen the news stories detailing DDoS attacks against banks, consumer retailers and media…

May 6, 2019

Advanced 5G Security Is Fundamental to 5G Success

5G Security was very top-of-mind at this year’s MWC Barcelona, as I discussed in my…

May 1, 2019

Secure Application Delivery for Hyper-Converged Infrastructures

Today, every organization is undergoing digital transformation. Digital transformation will enable organizations of all sizes…

April 24, 2019

Three Ways to Block DDoS Attacks

In our previous post in this series, we discussed how automation can save you invaluable…

April 22, 2019

Three Reasons You Need DDoS Weapons Intelligence

In our previous article in this series on DDoS fundamentals, we discussed ways in which…

April 17, 2019

Five Ways Automation Puts Time on Your Side During a DDoS Attack

DDoS attacks can be catastrophic, but the right knowledge and tactics can drastically improve your…

April 16, 2019

Multi-cloud? No worries - with Secure Application Delivery from A10 Networks

Join A10 Networks at Nutanix .NEXT 2019 — the data center and cloud conference where…

April 15, 2019

Unmatched Hyperscale 5G Security for the Core and Mobile Edge

A10 Networks at the BIG 5G Event May 7 - 8 - Colorado Convention Center,…

April 15, 2019

New Solutions for Building Resilience and Defending Networks at TechNet Cyber 2019

The cyberspace battlefield has changed. It’s no longer a place where perpetrators merely launch one-off…

April 8, 2019

Addressing Security for 5G Cloud Radio Access Networks

Small cells have been around for a little more than a decade and they will…

March 29, 2019

Microsoft Office 365 Enterprise Network Architecture

This article presents a high-level overview of the Office 365 network infrastructure from end-user clients…

March 27, 2019

5G Key Technologies

This article provides an overview of several of the most important new technologies developed for…

March 27, 2019

5G Energy Efficiency Explained

This article describes the various 5G technologies and architectures that are being deployed to increase…

March 27, 2019

5G Network Reliability Explained

This article describes the 5G network architecture and underlying technologies deployed by mobile network carriers…

March 27, 2019

Customers Come First and Add Value to A10 Networks' Products and Solutions

A10 Networks, engaging with our customers not only help them with their business goals, but…

March 21, 2019

F5's Acquisition of NGINX: Close but not Quite

Many of our customers might be asking if F5's acquisition of NGINX will have an…

March 14, 2019

How the 5G Telco Market is Transforming with Lessons Learned from the Enterprise

Over the past six months, more people in the general populace have begun using the…

March 12, 2019

Impressions from MWC Barcelona: 5G is FINALLY here and Security is a Top Concern

After almost five years of talk, 5G is finally arriving. I had an opportunity to…

March 6, 2019

Importance of Gi-LAN functions consolidation in the 5G world

Today's LTE and 4G networks have been playing an important role in supporting mobile broadband…

March 5, 2019

Ludicrous Performance for Software SSL

There are many recognized benefits to moving more network functions from hardware to software, including…

March 1, 2019

IoT and DDoS Attacks: A Match Made in Heaven

By 2020, Gartner predicts the total number of IoT devices will reach 20.4 billion. At…

February 25, 2019

Look Who’s Talking! Security Experts Share Their Views at A10 Networks RSAC 2019

See A10 Networks’ New AI-Driven Network & Application Security Solutions RSAC 2019 -- Booth #S1653…

February 21, 2019

Top 10 Corporate Cybersecurity Conversations for 2019

See A10 Networks’ New AI-Driven Network & Application Security Solutions RSAC 2019 -- Booth #S1653…

February 19, 2019

The State of DDoS Attacks: The Best Offense is a Strong Defense

A new version of the State of DDoS Weapons Report has been published. Learn more…

February 13, 2019

A10 Networks Partners with Lenovo to Accelerate Service Provider Transition to 5G Networks

5G is the latest emerging standard in cellular mobile communications and it will eventually replace…

February 12, 2019

Automate Your Cyber Defenses for 5G & Multi-Cloud

See A10 Networks’ New AI-Driven Network & Application Security Solutions • RSAC 2019 • Booth…

February 5, 2019

Faster, More Affordable Than Citrix & F5 ADC SSL Offloading

Traditionally, if you were looking for Application Delivery Controller (ADC) and server load balancing SSL…

January 24, 2019

Sharpening the Competitive Edge: Are We Ready to Compete, Deter, and Win Globally?

AFCEA WEST 2019 Visit A10 Networks in Booth 720 • San Diego, Feb. 13 -…

January 21, 2019

The State of DDoS Weapons, Q1 2019

A new version of the State of DDoS Weapons Report has been published. Learn more…

January 14, 2019

Highlighting Machine Learning and AI in Cybersecurity at RMCS 2019

At this year's Rocky Mountain Cybersecurity Symposium industry and DoD experts will delve into machine…

December 30, 2018

Gi LAN Functions in 5G

LTE and 4G network have been playing an important role to support mobile broadband services…

December 28, 2018

5G and the Evolution of Mobile Networks

“5G is the fifth generation of cellular mobile communications. It succeeds the 4G, 3G and…

December 28, 2018

2019 Predictions and the Start of 5G

As the end of 2018 has arrived a few things keep popping on the radar…

December 27, 2018

Design for Office 365 Network Performance

This article presents architectural design guidelines for enterprise networks providing Microsoft Office 365 services. Office…

December 26, 2018

Effectively Inspecting and Blocking Malicious Traffic

Take a moment to imagine this scenario: Your company is going about its business, when,…

December 22, 2018

HTTP/2 Increases Web Page Performance

Brief History of HTTP Way back in the days of telephone modems, pagers, and mainframes,…

December 17, 2018

Installing Ansible Modules for A10 Networks

A10 Networks products are designed from the ground-up around an extensive set of Application Programming…

December 17, 2018

Common Management Tasks with aXAPI

A10 Networks products with the Advanced Core Operating System (ACOS) technology include a comprehensive API…

December 17, 2018

Managing Network Devices with SSH Scripts

Network and security devices typically have a text based or Command Line Interface (CLI) management…

December 12, 2018

Software Defined Networking with Advanced Application Delivery

Organizations are striving to become more agile with the role of IT becoming paramount in…

December 12, 2018

Fast and Secure Microsoft Exchange Deployment

Email System Architecture Email is one of the most commonly used and visible services provided…

December 7, 2018

Online Threats While Holiday Shopping

With Thanksgiving over and holiday sales in full swing, the 2018 holiday season is upon…

December 3, 2018

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2018

The Flagship Conference for Open Source and Cloud KubeCon, a conference dedicated to Kubernetes and…

November 1, 2018

Deployments with AppCentric Templates

Deploying and configuring applications is time-consuming and stressful. Each deployment requires a different dashboard and…

October 30, 2018

How to Choose a Cloud Load Balancer

Load balancing of application traffic has been around for a long time. But, as more…

October 29, 2018

Six Steps to Defend Against DDoS Attacks

In the first half of this article, Understanding DDoS Attacks, we talked about the nuts…

October 29, 2018

Gartner IT Infrastructure Conference 2018

As Traditional Data Centers Head for the Cloud, New Challenges Arise There’s never been a…

October 17, 2018

Verisign Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS Attack) Trends Report

Verisign just released its Q2 2018 DDoS Trends Report, which represents a unique view into the…

October 16, 2018

Service Providers: Now You Can Build Automated and Extremely Profitable DDoS Scrubbing Services

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are on the rise, and the attackers are eyeing…

October 9, 2018

Thunder TPS Achieves NimbusDDOS Certification

We are proud to announce that our Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) protection product, Thunder TPS, has…

October 5, 2018

Microsoft Ignite 2018 Targets Digital Business and Telcos

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella opened Microsoft Ignite 2018 with advice for busineses on staying relevant…

September 26, 2018

A10 Networks brings home the Gold!

The threat landscape in today’s cyber world is changing rapidly. Data breaches are larger than…

September 25, 2018

Using Ansible to Defend against DDoS Attacks

Building a Basic Layer of Protection from Common DDoS Attacks Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS)…

September 25, 2018

Understanding DDoS Attacks

It’s clear the DDoS attacks aren’t going anywhere — in Q2 2017, the number of…

September 25, 2018

Next Generation Firewalls May Not Stop Malware

Best Defense Against Malicious SSL Encrypted Traffic Bad actors and malicious insiders are concealing threats…

September 14, 2018

Using PowerCLI to Install vThunder

What is VMware PowerCLI? VMware PowerCLI is a command-line and scripting tool built on Windows…

September 14, 2018

Cloud Bursting with A10 Lightning Application Delivery Controller

Cloud bursting is an application deployment model in which an application that normally runs in…

September 5, 2018

Automate Secure Application Services in VMware Private Clouds

The IT world is transitioning to the cloud. Upwards of 70% of Enterprises will utilize…

August 21, 2018

Defend Multi-Cloud Environments at Scale: Microsoft Ignite 2018

Join A10 at Microsoft’s ultimate tech conference, Microsoft Ignite 2018, from September 24 – 28…

August 14, 2018

IoT and DDoS: Cyberattacks on the Rise

The Internet of Things (IoT) may be a relatively new type of network, but it's…

August 14, 2018

How to Deploy an Ingress Controller in Azure Kubernetes

What is the Azure Kubernetes Service? Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) helps users to deploy a…

August 7, 2018

A10 Harmony Controller v4.1 Update

Today, we announced new functionality for the A10 Harmony Controller v4.1 release, expanding A10’s multi-cloud…

July 30, 2018

Stay Ahead of Threats Today, Tomorrow, and Beyond: Black Hat 2018

Automatic Cyber Security Defense A10 Networks is excited to meet you at Black Hat 2018,…

July 16, 2018

How to Defend Against Amplified Reflection DDoS Attacks

What are Amplified Reflection DDoS Attacks? Amplified reflection attacks are a type of DDoS attack…

July 10, 2018

5G Service Providers Must Defend Their Networks

5G technologies are poised to transform the way we live and work. They will also…

July 9, 2018

Create USB Installation Disk for ACOS

A10 Networks ACOS operating system can be installed on bare metal servers from practically any…

July 9, 2018

Configuring Management Port on ACOS

Standard Thunder configurations select a specific network interface to act as the Management port.  Management…

July 9, 2018

Configuring a Basic Firewall With A10 Thunder CFW

The A10 Thunder Convergent Firewall (CFW) has a large set of technologies and features. This article will…

July 9, 2018

Publishing an Application Service With A10 Thunder CFW

This article builds upon the article Configuration a Basic Firewall. Please refer to that article first to configure…

June 21, 2018

Brief History of Interop and ShowNet

The Interop Tokyo 2018 Best of Show Awards are presented to the most outstanding products…

June 20, 2018

Application Load Balancer with Analytics for AWS GovCloud

A10 announces the immediate availability of its Harmony Controller SaaS with Lightning ADC for AWS GovCloud.…

June 19, 2018

Security for Intent-Based Networking

Networks have become more massive and complex than ever before. This year at Cisco Live…

June 14, 2018

aFleX Tutorial: Scripting Tool for Thunder Products

What is aFlex? aFleX is a scripting tool that is built into the Thunder Application…

June 14, 2018

Top 3 Issues at Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2018

As the number of connected devices and systems grows, so does the number of threats…

June 11, 2018

Announcing Application Load Balancing for Kubernetes

With more application workloads moving to containers, Kubernetes is becoming de-facto standard. According to SDxCentral,,…

June 9, 2018

DDoS Attacks on IPv6

IPv6.  We've heard it's been coming for years but no, it's not here yet.  However…

May 24, 2018

A10 Networks at AFCEA DCOS 2018: Multi-Cloud Security

This year’s AFCEA DCOS focused on 3 D’s: Driving innovation, delivering solutions, and defending the…

May 22, 2018

Discover the Future of Defense: Join A10 Networks at Cisco Live US

Imagine a future protected by intuitive security that informs, connects, predicts, and enables. A10 Networks…

April 26, 2018

What We Learned at RSA 2018

We were excited to meet so many of you at RSA 2018 last week. Security…

April 24, 2018

DDoS Threat Intelligence Map from A10

Data is not a defense. You need actionable intelligence. Security researchers are swamped with massive…

April 17, 2018

Join A10 Networks, Heavy Reading and Vodafone at the Big Communications Event 2018

It’s not too long until this year’s Big Communications (BCE) event and telecom experts from…

April 10, 2018

What is the Cyber Security Gap? Learn about A10's Security Ecosystem at RSA

A10 helps customers bridge the cyber security gap by working with an ecosystem of partners…

April 2, 2018

The Evolving Landscape of Service Provider Security

Protecting only the Gi Interface is no longer enough Mobile networks are evolving quickly, and…

March 27, 2018

Tips for Revamping Your Mobile Network Security Model for IoT & 5G

Market research estimates 5G may require a network investment of $250 billion in the US…

March 22, 2018

SSL Inspection is Imperative Under GDPR

The European Union (EU) is set to enact the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in…

March 14, 2018

See, Monitor, and Control Your Network Traffic

The war we are  fighting is in cyberspace, and the battlegrounds are enterprise applications. Earlier…

March 13, 2018

GDPR to Put a High Price on Security Breaches

Security breaches are already costly; not just financially, but in terms of brand damage, customer…

March 12, 2018

5 Ways IoT Threats Can Crumble Your DDoS Defenses

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attackers have mastered the art of control when it comes…

March 8, 2018

A10 Customers and Ansible: A Look Toward 2019

Our goal is to move our customers forward with Ansible and help them achieve their…

March 7, 2018

Dawn of a New Threat: The IoT DDoS Invasion

The game has changed. Attackers now weaponize connected devices to launch destructive distributed denial-of-service (DDoS)…

March 6, 2018

For Enterprise DDoS Defense, Cloud Alone Just Doesn't Cut It

Enterprises face a dilemma when it comes to defense against today’s modern DDoS attacks: trust…

March 5, 2018

Announcing the Ultimate DDoS How-to-Guide For Cyber Warriors

The rise of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks sees no slowdown in the near future. In…

March 1, 2018

What is A10 Doing with Ansible?

Ever-increasing network complexity is driving the need for flexible tools that enable telecommunications and service…

February 22, 2018

Why Customers Relinquish Control and Embrace Automation

It’s an odd concept, perhaps, but a trend we see among our customers is relinquishing…

February 20, 2018

Modernize and Secure Your Mobile Network with A10 at Mobile World Congress

If you’re attending Mobile World Congress in Barcelona later this month, it’s very likely that…

February 15, 2018

Move at the Speed of Cloud - Automate Your Telco Network with Ansible

As telecommunications companies modernize their networks and IT systems, they must navigate the challenges inherent…

February 12, 2018

WEST 2018: Cybersecurity Should Be 'Uncompromising'

The Department of Defense wants to ensure that any industry partners and suppliers it works…

February 12, 2018

Avoid the SSL Encryption Shadow Monster: A Look at SSL Decryption

Freely Flowing SSL Encrypted Traffic The popular Netflix series “Stranger Things” – with all of its…

February 8, 2018

What Are You Doing to Inspect SSL Encrypted Traffic?

Adversaries are using sophisticated tactics to bypass security defenses and infiltrate networks. Along with employing…

February 5, 2018

Cryptocurrency: The Newest DDoS Attack Battlefield

Cryptocurrency is hot. How hot? So hot that financier James Altucher predicted that cryptocurrencies will…

February 1, 2018

Three Misconceptions of Breaking and Inspecting SSL Traffic

There are a lot of misconceptions about breaking and inspecting SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) traffic.…

January 25, 2018

The Importance of Staying Left of the SSL Encryption Exploit

Lockheed Martin’s Cyber Kill Chain framework is part of an intelligence-driven defense model to identify…

January 25, 2018

Modernize and Secure Military and Government Networks

The cyberwar is unyielding. Day by day, minute by minute, new threats emerge. Military and…

January 24, 2018

Automation: The Third Stop on Your Cisco Live EMEA Digital Journey

Automate all the things! Sure, it’s a slogan from a meme, but each day it…

January 18, 2018

Hybrid Cloud: Stop No. 2 on Your Cisco Live Journey

Hybrid cloud. It’s a term that’s thrown around quite a bit. It’s defined as the…

January 17, 2018

DDoS Protection Demands a Hybrid Approach

Picture this: a DDoS attack is crushing your network. Your enterprise’s internet pipe is under…

January 11, 2018

Application Security: The First Stop on Your Cisco Live Journey

Crushing multi-vector DDoS attacks. Threats concealed in SSL encrypted traffic. Attackers are always trying to…

December 12, 2017

A10 CEO Lee Chen on CNBC: The Cybersecurity Game

The frequency, size and volume of cyberattacks will increase in 2018, said A10 Networks CEO…

December 12, 2017

Analytics, Central Management and Programmability in Any Cloud with Harmony Controller

Does your organization operate in a multi-cloud environment? Or are you in the process of…

December 7, 2017

How Automation Eases Multi-Cloud Management

Multi-cloud environments call for automation. Hybrid environments can introduce a layer of complexity and integrating…

December 4, 2017

5 Cloud Computing Predictions for 2018

Just a few years ago, not many predicted cloud computing would reach the heights we’ve…

November 28, 2017

A10 Thunder SSLi Removes the SSL/TLS Blind Spot

Organizations use encryption to keep sensitive traffic safe and protected. But the bad guys have…

November 27, 2017

What’s the Buzz Around Analytics and Big Data in Multi-Cloud?

Over the last few years, the industry has seen major advances in analytics. Historically, vendors,…

November 20, 2017

A Multi-Cloud Management Strategy Doesn’t Have to Break the Bank

According to a RightScale 2017 State of the Cloud Report, 85 percent of businesses have…

November 16, 2017

Don’t Spend Your Information This Black Friday

Black Friday is a chaotic time for both consumers and retailers. Customers scramble over one…

November 15, 2017

Should You Fear the Reaper Botnet?

Move over Mirai botnet. There’s a new monstrous botnet in town. The newly-discovered botnet, dubbed…

November 14, 2017

Automation Fuels Modernization and Move to Cloud, Software

Organizations are turning to automation to modernize their network infrastructure. One way they’re doing this…

November 9, 2017

Right-Size and Strengthen Your DDoS Defenses

Multi-vector DDoS attacks are a systemic issue for organizations of all sizes. Attackers are savvy and…

November 7, 2017

3 Benefits of FlexPool

FlexPool Benefits: Allocation Flexibility, Investment Protection and Operational Simplicity Organizations are moving to the hybrid…

November 7, 2017

A10 FlexPool Enables License Portability Across Apps, Environments

Software licensing models can be complex and cumbersome. Add to the mix the delicate balancing…

October 30, 2017

Things That Go Bump in the Night (or in Encrypted Traffic)

Halloween is upon us. It’s the perfect time to grab your metaphorical flashlight and hunt…

October 26, 2017

Uncover Threats Hidden in Encrypted SSL Traffic

Bad actors and malicious insiders are concealing threats in encrypted traffic in an attempt to…

October 25, 2017

Talking DDoS Attacks, Security Threats with Layer 3 Communications

DDoS attacks are the scourge of nearly every industry and vertical. Education, for example, suffers…

October 23, 2017

Three Keys to DDoS Protection: Monitor, Protect, Communicate

In late 2016, the DDoS landscape changed. The Mirai botnet was responsible for the first…

October 18, 2017

Security, Automation, Agility and Other Takeaways from A10 Connect

A10 Connect recently went on the road, making stops in the Dallas and Washington, D.C.…

October 16, 2017

Data-Driven DDoS Protection Decision Making

The unrelenting wave of multi-vector DDoS attacks has blossomed into a full-fledged systemic problem for…

October 11, 2017

A One-Two Punch to Knock Out DDoS Attacks

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks continue to evolve. They’re consistently growing larger, more frequent…

October 4, 2017

aXAPI REST-based Application Programming Interface Integration

The Thunder Series feature aXAPI, a REST-based Application Programming Interface (API), enabling remote interaction from third-party applications…

October 3, 2017

High-Performance Clouds Take Flight at Microsoft Ignite 2017

Microsoft Ignite 2017 was all about speed and performance in the cloud. And A10 was…

September 26, 2017

A10 Networks and Microsoft Collaborate for High-Performance, Accel Net-Powered Clouds

When we talk to our customers, we drill deeper into their roadmap to the cloud.…

September 21, 2017

Combating the Siege of Multi-Vector DDoS Attacks

For the past year, you’ve surely heard about multi-vector distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks…

September 19, 2017

The Importance of SSL Decryption

A majority of traffic traversing the internet is encrypted. Some put the estimate at nearly…

September 13, 2017

In DDoS Defense, Pinpoint Precision Is Imperative

Let’s face it, in the DDoS protection world, false positive alerts are just downright frustrating.…

August 30, 2017

If You Answer ‘Yes’, You Need Dedicated SSL Inspection

Encrypted traffic is flowing through your organization. It’s a fact. An estimated 70 percent of…

August 29, 2017

Protecting Against WireX Botnet DDoS Attacks

It appears Mirai botnet may have some competition. And its name is WireX. Google recently…

August 28, 2017

Active DNS Protection From DDoS Attacks

Today, I’d like to focus on A10's high-scale DDoS protection for DNS services, which uses…

August 24, 2017

DDoS Protection and IPv6 Migration in Online Gaming Industry

Online gamers demand high performance and low latency. Hiccups, downtime and anything else that slows…

August 7, 2017

Analytics, Good Identity Hygiene Are Key to Cloud Security

As cloud computing has matured, the benefits it delivers to organizations of all sizes are…

August 3, 2017

Data Theft, Data Exfiltration and Breaches and Leaks

HBO’s wildly-popular series “Game of Thrones” follows several factions’ quest to rule the Seven Kingdoms.…

July 31, 2017

Why Packets Per Second (PPS) Matter in DDoS Defense

Packets per second (PPS) is one of the most important measurements to consider when planning…

July 27, 2017

Low Latency Application Delivery for Financial Institutions

Catering to the Financial Industry's Application Delivery Needs Financial institutions have specific application delivery needs, especially…

July 24, 2017

DDoS Defense Deployments: Proactive Mode vs. Reactive Mode

Choosing whether you deploy DDoS defense in reactive mode or proactive mode depends on your…

July 13, 2017

How Service Providers Win: Part 8 – Strength Through Security

In this eight-part series, we examine the myriad ways service providers can get an edge…

June 29, 2017

How Service Providers Win: Part 7 – Flex Your Pricing Prowess

In this eight-part series, we examine the myriad ways service providers can get an edge over…

June 28, 2017

7 Common Misunderstandings About SSL Encryption/TLS Encryption

The amount of Internet traffic secured via SSL (Secure Sockets Layer)/TLS (Transport Layer Security) encryption…

June 27, 2017

Fast-Moving GoldenEye Ransomware Highlights Importance of Eliminating Network Blind Spots

A wave of ransomware swept across Europe at an incredibly rapid clip Tuesday, grinding business…

June 26, 2017

A10 Integration with Cisco CloudCenter Simplifies Multi-Cloud Deployment, Orchestration and Management

The deployment, orchestration and management of applications in a multi-cloud environment traditionally required myriad disparate…

June 21, 2017

Application Security in the Cloud: Who's Responsible?

This is a recap of a talk I gave at Cisco’s DevNet Create, a developer…

June 15, 2017

How Service Providers Win: Part 6 – Deploy On Your Terms

In this eight-part series, we examine the myriad ways service providers can get an edge…

June 8, 2017

Webinar: Plan Your Migration to IPv6

Service providers and enterprises are experiencing a massive increase in user and data traffic, triggering…

June 5, 2017

Could Fireball Malware Become the Next Mirai?

This month, researchers uncovered a malware strain believed to have infected more than 250 million…

June 5, 2017

Advanced Processing Power for Advanced SSL Encryption

TLS/SSL encryption has become a standard security technology used by millions of websites to protect…

June 1, 2017

How Service Providers Win: Part 5 – Faster Time to Market

In this eight-part series, we examine the myriad ways service providers can get an edge…

May 25, 2017

Are You Paying for Expensive ADC Features You May Never Need?

You may not normally think of it this way, but buying a hardware-based ADC can…

May 21, 2017

How the Best Communication Service Providers Thwart DDoS Attacks

We’ve already established that communication service providers (CSPs) are highly vulnerable to DDoS attacks. In…

May 18, 2017

How Service Providers Win: Part 4 – Empower Customers

In this eight-part series, we examine the myriad ways service providers can get an edge…

May 15, 2017

WannaCry' Ransomware Uses Encryption to Hold Files Hostage

More than 200,000 computers in more than 150 countries were crippled by a massive ransomware…