Types of DDoS attacks, including volumetric, protocol, and application layer attacks

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are a growing security threat that targets online systems and websites with the intention of rendering them inaccessible to their users. This is accomplished by overwhelming the target’s network with a large volume of traffic, effectively rendering it unable to handle the incoming requests. There are several different types […]

Introduction to Generic Routing Encapsulation (GRE)

Have you ever heard of the term “tunneling”? If not, let’s start with a basic definition. Tunneling is the process of encapsulating one network protocol within another network protocol. This allows data to be transmitted over a public network, such as the Internet, as if it were sent over a private network. This can be […]