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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 simple: using an infected botnet to target and overwhelm vulnerable servers with massive traffic. Twenty years after its introduction, DDoS remains as effective as ever—and continues to grow in frequency, intensity, and sophistication. That makes DDoS protection a top cybersecurity…