Tag: ddos

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Google Cloud blocks largest HTTPS DDoS attack ever

August 18, 2022

Via: CSO Online

Google Cloud has claimed to have blocked the largest Layer 7 (HTTPS) DDoS attack to date after a Cloud Armor customer was targeted by a series of attacks that peaked at 46 million requests per second (rps). Google stated the […]

Cloud Security

Cybercriminals Fighting Over Cloud Workloads for Cryptomining

March 31, 2022

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Threat actors are compromising cloud accounts in order to create distributed workloads for cryptomining — compromising misconfigured and vulnerable cloud instances for executing distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks and abusing trial accounts from DevOps service providers. A Romanian group, dubbed Outlaw, […]

Cloud Security

Cloudflare wants to make it cheaper and easier to protect against DDoS attacks

March 1, 2021

Via: TechRadar

As network-layer DDoS attacks continue to increase, more businesses are adopting DDoS protection services such as Cloudflare’s Magic Transit. Magic Transit protects organizations’ entire networks from DDoS attacks by placing Cloudflare’s network in front of theirs and this functionality can […]

Global Cloud

Google brings new Adaptive Protection technology to its Cloud Armor network security service

November 18, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Google on Wednesday announced a bevy of updates across its Network Security portfolio for Google Cloud customers. New features include enhancements to existing DDoS protections, as well as new capabilities that aim to help customers protect data and applications in […]

Global Cloud

Radware acquires ShieldSquare in botnet, cloud security push

January 14, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Radware has announced the acquisition of ShieldSquare in a bid to improve its cloud security portfolio and enhanced anti-bot and fraudulent traffic protections. Last week, distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) protections provider Radware said it has entered into an agreement to purchase […]

Global Cloud

3 Big Challenges to Cloud: GDPR, DDoS and Containers

January 31, 2018

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Cloud computing isn’t going anywhere, but it is undergoing significant change. Challenges such as GDPR data-compliance requirements, massive DDoS attacks and containers are set to reshape the way businesses use the cloud. The cloud has always been evolving. A decade […]

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Protecting the Cloud from DDoS

May 9, 2017

Via: CompareTheCloud

Cloud migration is a hot topic and has been for about five years now. Everyone is familiar with the broad adoption of cloud services by the business of all shapes and sizes. The types of cloud service used to support […]