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Top 8 DDoS Protection Service Providers for 2022

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks can cripple an organization, a network, or even an entire country, and they show no sign of slowing down. DDoS attacks may only make up a small percenta...

How to Use MITRE ATT&CK to Understand Attacker Behavior

MITRE ATT&CK ("miter attack") is an up-to-date and widely-used knowledge base that focuses on how attackers think and operate. It’s based on practical use cases, so companies can better evaluate s...

Best Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems for 2022: Guide to IDPS

Intrusion detection systems (IDS) and intrusion prevention systems (IPS) have long been a part of the network security toolbelt for detecting, tracking, and blocking threatening traffic and malware. ...

Implementing and Managing Your SIEM Securely: A Checklist

Some companies use cloud-based security information and event management (SIEM), and others use SIEM that has been installed in a local data center. These on-premises SIEMs can be run on Windows Serve...

How to Create an Incident Response Plan

We make IT, security, or any business decision by weighing the risks and the rewards. What investments can we make to drive down costs or increase sales? Or as is often the case with security, what co...

AT&T Looks to Shut Down Botnet that Attacked 5,700 Network Appliances

AT&T is working to stop a botnet that has infected at least 5,700 network edge servers inside its networks and appears designed to steal sensitive information and launch distributed denial-of-serv...

Fortinet vs Palo Alto Networks: Top NGFWs Compared

A next-generation firewall (NGFW) is an important component of network security and represents the third generation of firewall technology. NGFWs provide capabilities beyond that of a traditional, ...

Cybersecurity Mesh, Decentralized Identity Lead Emerging Security Technology: Gartner

New cybersecurity buzzwords are always in abundance at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit, and the concepts that took center stage this week, like cybersecurity mesh and decentralized i...

The Best Wi-Fi 6 Routers Secure and Fast Enough for Business

Remote work and home offices were an afterthought until the COVID-19 pandemic. They were then vaulted to the forefront of security concerns so quickly that security and IT teams were caught off guard....

DDoS Attacks Skyrocket, Kaspersky Researchers Say

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks soared in the third quarter, giving organizations yet another cyber threat to worry about. Kaspersky researchers reported that total attacks were up by ...

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