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Dyn DDoS - what can we do right now to help prevent the next attack?

The digital dust has settled, for now at least, on last week’s Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack against DNS service provider Dyn.

There have been numerous rumours of what the attack was for, and why the attackers pounded Dyn with redundant traffic designed to harm the company’s ability to serve legitimate customers. 1,169 more words


Docker HTTP Proxy and DNS Configuration Cheat Sheet

This blog post provides a little cheat sheet on running a Docker client behind HTTP proxies.

You can try to follow this official docker instructions… 457 more words


Cyber "Proxy" Wars: Massive DDoS Attacks Shutting Down Popular Sites

Hacker DDoS Attacks Against DynDNS Knocked Major Services Off Line

MANCHESTER, NH (The Hacker News)—The Internet recently witnessed a record-breaking largest Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack of over one terabit per second (1 Tbps) against France-based hosting provider… 364 more words


Dynamic DNS using AWS Route 53

The Internet ecosystem and technologies advanced so much lately that you can rebuild an entire business from scratch in a few hours of coding and at pretty acceptable costs. 83 more words


Preventing Catastrophe(s)

Our season is one of the long tail of e-janitorial services left undone and fostering into being a healthy mature criminal ecosystem designed to democratize crime… 472 more words

Information Security

Resolving conflicts in Azure DNS

An conflict may occur in Azure DNS if two people or two processes try to modify a DNS record at the same time. How can you it determine which one wins? 218 more words

Microsoft Azure

How Your DVR was Hijacked to Help Epic Cyberattack

Elizabeth Weise reports: Technology experts warned for years that the millions of Internet-connected “smart” devices we use every day are weak, easily hijacked and could be turned against us. 423 more words