Author: Danny McPherson

60 Days of Attack Scale & Duration

Over the last couple months we’ve observed a discernible uptick in DDoS attack activity and effectiveness, namely across two vectors; scale and virulence.  The scale bit is easier to qualify and quantify than the virulence bit, as the hostility of a given attack is usually […]

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DNS Attack Surface

In early February I had an opportunity to attend The Global DNS Security, Stability and Resiliency Symposium at Georgia Tech Information Security Center in Atlanta.  The symposium was composed of three primary ‘breakout’ tracks, interspersed with multiple plenary sessions aimed at compiling and discussing breakout […]

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