Common Denial of Service Attacks

by David Slee
Oct. 2, 2017 1 comment Infosecwriters Apps & Hardening

This paper will examine various denial of service attacks and network defense measures taken against them. A historical look at the evolution of these attacks from different flood attacks to zombie driven botnet attacks will shed light on their increasingly more sophisticated design and the networking community efforts to combat them. The current technology, motivation and future trends of distributed denial of service botnet attacks will be also be presented.

Irina Alexandra Negrii 7 months, 1 week ago

DDOSis a malicious attempt to make an online service unavailable to users, usually by temporarily interrupting or suspending the services of its hosting server.