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Importance of Protection against DDoS Attacks

Ddos protection firewallDoS or DDoS refers to denial-of-service or distributed denial of service attack respectively. The attack disables a computer resource to be unavailable to its potential users. The anonymous DDoS attacks result from the limited effort of certain website personnel to make a website unavailable or non-functional completely or partially for a definite time period or permanently. The DDoS attacks however can be multi-faceted mounting to its various types, motive or means to carry out the attack. Read more

The Many Types of DDOS Attacks

Ddos attacks typesThere are many types of DDOS attacks that are used in attacking systems. They may differ in the method employed, but all of them are primarily designed to either paralyze or even break a server. DDOS attacks may vary depending on the concerted efforts of a group but the tactics used by the perpetrators would usually target site attacks or services which are hosted with high profiled web servers and sometimes banks. Read more