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Is Your IoT Cyber Defense Plan Really a Plan To Fail?

Mar 6, 2017

Category: DDoS, Defense, Bots, Firewall, IoT, malware, mirai, Cyber Attacks, Krebs

Much concern and effort today revolves around protecting networks from the the awesome power of a large scale DDoS attack like Mirai.  While the spreading of bots can be done in many forms, a good majority are spread by a simple scan to a network range, a response, then a password attempt. This is true for WAN’s and LAN’s and gets to the core of the effectiveness of Mirai.  Mirai was so simple ...

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PacketViper Warns Popular DVR Surveillance Systems Still Spreading Mirai

  Mirai Back Story

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100% of Friday's DDoS Victims Have This in Common...

Friday’s massively disruptive DDoS attack was a sobering reminder that we've entered a new era of DDoS threats.  These threats require a new approach to perimeter defense. None of Friday's victims had PacketViper.  None of PacketViper's clients have been hit with DDoS.

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Perimeter Security Myths Busted: Infographic

DDoS attacks are becoming more prevalent and attackers are getting better at bombarding you with traffic that appears legitimate.  Low and slow attacks harass your network and set the stage for exfiltration.  Sound defense depends on rapid response and a strong perimeter.  A better way of defending yourself begins by rethinking the perimeter.  Check out our infographic to better understand how ...

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