Attack of the Shuriken: Many Hands, Many Weapons

July 1, 2015

The expected evolution of DDoS attacks continues. Attack sizes increase over time, tools become easier to use, more threat actors are launching attacks, older attack techniques have become commoditized and new attack techniques are added to the mix on a regular basis. Attacks are cheap, easy, and extremely common. The criminal underground continues to provide services and continues to obtain funding for providing those services, which provides further incentive for additional attackers to join the game. Download this presentation, which summarizes ASERT’s Curt Wilson’s blog post that dives deeper into each of the major attacker toolkits in heavy use today on the cybercrime underground. You can read that blog post here: http://bit.ly/1JuCn8R

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