Tools for the Malicious: Toolkits, Apps & Services Used Today to Launch DDoS Attacks
DDoS: Understanding the tools, apps, and services attackers use
DDoS attacks continue to grow in size and frequency. According to a report published by Akamai, there was a 71% increase in the total number of DDoS attacks between 2015 and 2016, with no sign of slowing down or stopping.
This white paper seeks to define and classify the current types of DDoS threats as well as outline (with examples) the toolkits, apps, and services used to perpetrate them.
Find out how attackers launch different types of DDoS so that you can prepare your organization’s security strategy to protect the key apps and data on its network.