A DDoS attack is a cyber attack in which an attacker attempts to make a network or server unavailable by flooding it with internet traffic. DDoS stands for distributed denial of service, meaning many sources are used in a network attack.
Stay One Step Ahead of Cyber Threats
- DDoS attacks can devastate businesses, causing significant financial losses and reputational damage.
- DDoS attacks are often difficult to defend against, as they can come from multiple sources and be hard to identify.
- DDoS attacks can seriously impact website performance and availability, making it difficult for users to access information or complete transactions.
- Businesses should take steps to protect themselves from DDoS attacks by implementing security measures such as firewalls and intrusion detection systems.
"Amateurs hack systems, professionals hack people."
-- Bruce Schneier, a renown computer security professional