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Advanced DDoS Detection and Defense


DDoS , DDoS Attacks , Mitigation

Not only are we now seeing the most powerful DDoS attacks ever recorded, but they also are leveraging the ever-growing army of IoT devices. Gary Sockrider of NETSCOUT Arbor offers advice for detection and defense.

Sockrider, principal security technologist at NETSCOUT Arbor, has tracked the evolution of DDoS and sees patterns we should note.

"If we look back over the last several years, there has been a very clear long-term trend in DDoS attacks," he says. "They are increasing in size, frequency and complexity - that's a macro trend."

How you organizations respond to this trend?

In an interview about advanced DDoS, Sockrider discusses:

The blend of old and new techniques in current attacks; How IoT devices are being leveraged; Strategies for detection and defense.

Sockrider is an industry veteran with over 25 years of broad technology experience and a security focus. He seeks to understand and convey the constantly evolving threat...(continued)

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