Best Practices for DDoS Mitigation

May 5, 2015 Arbor_Networks


DoS attacks have been around for more than a decade, and in that sense they are old news. However, what a DDoS attack actually is has been constantly changing. There are several persistent misconceptions about DDoS attacks and DDoS defense that leave too many organizations vulnerable today. One misconception is that a DDoS attack is all about size. While certainly true, modern DDoS attacks can enormous, DDoS today is more frequently targeting your applications and security infrastructure, such as your firewall and IPS. Another misconception is that DDoS defense is an either-or proposition. You handle it in the cloud through a provider, or you have DDoS defense on premise. In fact, one layer of protection is not protection at all. This presentation covers: • An overview of the current attack landscape and implications • Best practice defense against modern DDoS attacks • Lessons learned by global enterprises struck by attacks To listen to the replay of the webinar where these slides were originally presented, please visit: http://bit.ly/1EOgG1m​ ​

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