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ISC Releases Security Updates for BIND (January 2015)

On the 19th of January Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) released 2 security updates to address critical and medium severity denial of service issues (defined… 305 more words

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IIS-Denial of Service and SQL Injection handling

Generally, when you are hosting web sites in IIS in web farm, the denial of service and SQL injection detection parameters can be configured on the Load Balancer. 334 more words


DDoS and the Luck of the Irish…

…which seems to have taken a hit recently. In fact, several hits, at any rate in terms of DDoS (distributed denial of service) attacks.

The Irish Independent reports Multiple government websites down as servers under ‘DDoS attack’. 1,424 more words

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Inject Packets with an ESP8266

sent us a link to his blog where he writes the Hello World of low-level networking. Basically he’s constructing his own packet and sending it. 240 more words

Wireless Hacks

Puppet Attack: Newly Discovered Cyber Threat for Smart Meters

by K.T. Weaver, SkyVision Solutions

A newly discovered cyber security threat for utility smart meters, called a “puppet attack,” is described in the January 2016 issue of the… 542 more words

Smart Grid, Smart Meters, And RF Emissions

Denial of Service Attacks are Blunt Instruments of Aggression

…Even if well-intentioned.

 A recent outage of the BBC website illustrates the unintended consequences of Denial of Service attacks. The hackers claimed it was a ‘practice run’ before attacks on global terrorist sites. 307 more words

ISC Releases Security Updates for BIND (December 2015)

Earlier this month the Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) released a security update to address a critical denial of service issue (defined) within their… 283 more words

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