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Attack Traffic and Security Statee maintains a distributed set of unadvertised agents deployed across the Internet to log connection attempts that the company classifies as attack traffic. AKAMthe leading provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications, today announced availability of the Prolexic Q2 Global DDoS Attack Report.
Akamai Releases Prolexic Q2 Global DDoS Attack Report | | Akamai
Email Us Amamai Us??? By proceeding you agree to the recording and the use of your personal data. These attacks take advantage of the functionality of common Internet protocols and misconfigured servers. European countries continued to dominate the IPv6 adoption list, holding seven of the top 10 positions. It is important to note, however, that the originating country as identified by the source IP address may not represent the nation in which an attacker resides. Miller Paul Sagan Frederic V.
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For the first time in the history of the State of the Internet Report, the global unique IP address count declined quarter over quarter, by a nominal 0. They can take out an entire data center by overwhelming network bandwidth,” said Stuart Scholly, senior vice president and general manager of Security at Akamai Technologies.
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By proceeding you agree to the recording and the use of your personal data. Attacks in the second quarter of provided indications that the botnet is still in place from its earlier use in the Operation Ababil attacks against financial institutions in The report also examines the percentage of connections to Akamai from mobile network providers at “broadband” speeds more than 4 Mbps.
To learn more about how Akamai is accelerating the pace of innovation in a hyperconnected world, please visit www. Tom Leighton Rick M. They potentially pose a significant danger to businesses, governments and other organizations.
Akamai maintains a distributed set of unadvertised agents deployed across the Internet to log connection attempts that the company classifies as attack traffic. Server-side botnets are preying on web vulnerabilities and reflection and amplification tactics are allowing attackers to do more with less.
The report, which provides analysis and insight into the 22014 DDoS threat landscape, stste be downloaded at www.
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Their high-volume infrastructure attacks have had signatures that appear to be specially crafted to avoid detection by DDoS mitigation technology.
This trend supports assertions from the Prolexic Q2 Global DDoS Attack Reportsuggesting that volumetric attacks targeting Layers have increased while application attacks targeting Layers have declined.
In addition to observations on attack traffic, the State of the Internet Report includes insight into DDoS attacks based on reports from Akamai’s customers. Miller Paul Sagan Frederic V. Q2 Akamai Technologies, Inc. Dtate Korea’s average mobile connection speed grew slightly from Akamai completed its acquisition of Prolexic in February Based on the data collected by these agents, Akamai is able to identify the top countries from og attack traffic originates, as well as the top ports targeted by these attacks.
A complimentary copy is available as a free PDF download at www. While the use of NTP reflection attacks was down significantly in the second quarter ofinterneet due to community cleanup work, SNMP reflector attacks surged during the quarter, filling the void.
Compared to the second quarter of 22 percent increase in total DDoS attacks 72 percent increase in average attack bandwidth 46 percent increase in infrastructure Layer 3 and 4 attacks 54 percent decrease in average attack duration: AKAMthe leading provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications, today released its Second Quarter, State of the Internet Report.
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Email Us Email Us??? Cambridge, MA July 22, Malicious actors switch tactics to build, deploy and conceal powerful botnets percent increase in average peak bandwidth in Q2 vs. Following the introduction of “4K Readiness” in the First Quarter, State of the Internet Report, Akamai has again identified candidate geographies that are most likely to sustain connection speeds above 15 Mbps, as Ultra HD adaptive bitrate streams typically require bandwidth between 10 and 20 Mbps.
Only two customers were targeted by DDoS attacks more than five times, with one customer seeing as many as seven total attacks, as opposed to the high of 17 attacks the previous quarter. In the coming quarters, we expect to consolidate these publications with the goal of publishing a combined report that delivers an unparalleled level of insight into the Internet threat interhet.