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1 in 5 businesses expect others to protect it against DDoS

According to a recent study carried out by Kaspersky Lab and B2B International, currently one in five business representatives surveyed believe that their online services should be protected against DDoS attacks by their IT service providers (in particular, network providers). 343 more words


Public sector sees largest increase in DDoS attacks

Verisign just released its Q4 2014 DDoS Trends Report, which provides a unique view into online distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack trends from mitigations on behalf of, and in cooperation with, customers of Verisign DDoS Protection Services, and the security research of iDefense Security Intelligence Services. 419 more words


BT Launches BT Assure Threat Intelligence

BT has launched BT Assure Threat Intelligence, a new service designed to help organisations anticipate and defend against cyber threats, protecting their assets, customers and employees. 425 more words


Back To Back Cyberattacks Create Many Questions

Never before has a movie achieved more international attention, and it never even hit the screen.

White House spokesman Josh Earnest called the cyber attack at Sony, or the “Sony hack,” as it been named,  a destructive attack exposing serious security measures. 506 more words

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Your router could be behind Lizard Squad's attacks

Lizard Squad, the online group that claimed responsibility for the attacks on PlayStation’s and Xbox’s networks last month, is using thousands of hacked Internet routers to run a new attack service it’s selling to consumers. 146 more words

Sony tries to appease PlayStation users after Christmas outage

If you got a PlayStation 4 for Christmas but network outages spoiled your fun, Sony wants to make it up to you.

Sony Computer Entertainment America will offer 10 percent off PlayStation Store purchases including games, TV shows and movies as a gesture of thanks for users’ patience following an outage of several days caused by denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks. 280 more words

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Xbox Live and PSN services still affected after server attacks | Los servicios Xbox Live y PSN aún afectados tras ataques a servidores

[EN]: December 25th was not a joyful day for gamers who rely on the services provided by Microsoft and Sony. Since yesterday, both networks have not been working as expected, allegedly due to a group of hackers known as Lizard Squad. 728 more words