Chaos IoT’s GoBot Malware Enslaves Windows, Linux for DDoS Attacks

Chaos, a new type of malware that can attack both Linux and Windows systems is spreading to amass resources for distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks against online gaming companies. It has also been used against crypto exchanges and sites that offer items for in-game currency. .Once installed, the malware collects information about a targeted […]

DDoS Attack Takes Down Eastern European Website For Hours

A DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attack is a malicious attempt to make a machine or network resource unavailable to its intended users. With the growing number of people and businesses relying on the Internet, the frequency and severity of these attacks has increased. One such attack recently took down an Eastern European website for […]

Why You Should Care Whether Or Not Your ISP Provides DDoS Protection

A distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack happens when many computers send packets of data to one server simultaneously. These attacks can cripple a company’s website and render it inaccessible to consumers. ISPs have been providing DDoS protection for years, but some are starting to cut back on the service, so it’s important to know if your […]

A new report released by Prolexic revealed some very interesting information about connections between the online gaming community, DDoS attacks, and fraudulent activity.

Prolexic is a leading provider of managed DDoS protection, security services and threat intelligence to enterprise organizations around the globe. The company was founded in 2006 as a specialist in DDoS mitigation and currently has over 1,000 customers in over 100 countries. Prolexic employs its proprietary DDoS management platform to provide advanced, real-time insights into […]

Do you know why Business internet is more expensive than Residential internet?

Many people are shocked to find out that Business internet is more expensive than Residential internet. The reason Business internet is more expensive than Residential internet is due to the monthly bandwidth charges on a Business line. Residential customers are charged based on the total amount of data they use while business customers are charged […]