DDoS

The Changing DDoS Landscape

Mike Boose of Arbor Networks on Best Mitigation Practices
Mike Boose, channel/partner sales engineer, Arbor Networks

Distributed denial-of-service attacks are morphing from being political statements to a diversion while other forms of attacks are occurring, says Arbor Network's Mike Boose, who describes new threat vectors and best practices for mitigation.

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In a video interview at Information Security Media Group's recent Dallas Fraud and Breach Prevention Summit, Boose discusses:

  • Recent changes in the characteristics of DDoS attacks;
  • The challenge of IoT devices used in DDoS attacks;
  • Enterprise defense strategies.

Boose is a channel/partner sales engineer at Arbor Networks who provides channel engineering support for the central and southeast U.S.


About the Author

Nick Holland

Nick Holland

Director, Banking and Payments

Holland, an experienced security analyst, has spent the last decade focusing on the intersection of digital banking, payments and security technologies. He has spoken at a variety of conferences and events, including Mobile World Congress, Money2020, Next Bank and SXSW, and has been quoted by The Wall Street Journal, CNN Money, MSNBC, NPR, Forbes, Fortune, BusinessWeek, Time Magazine, The Economist and the Financial Times. He holds an MSc degree in information systems management from the University of Stirling, Scotland.




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