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A complimentary copy is available as a free PDF download at www. Cambridge, MA July 22, Malicious actors switch tactics to build, deploy and conceal powerful botnets percent increase in average peak bandwidth in Q2 vs.
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The findings do not account for other “readiness” factors, including availability of 4K-encoded intwrnet or 4K-capable televisions and media players. 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.
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European countries continued to dominate the IPv6 adoption list, holding seven of the top 10 positions. 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. Their high-volume infrastructure attacks have had signatures that appear to be specially crafted to avoid detection by DDoS mitigation technology.
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: Malicious actors switch tactics to build, deploy and conceal powerful botnets percent increase in average peak bandwidth in Q2 vs.
While the use of server-based botnets has increased, the itsoknoproblembro Brobot botnet, also based on server infection, has remained a threat.
For only the third time in the history of the report, Port Microsoft-DS fell to the second-most targeted by attackers. While the use of NTP reflection attacks was down significantly in the second quarter oflikely due to community cleanup work, SNMP reflector attacks surged during the quarter, filling the void.
Cambridge, MA Stste 22, 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 imternet previous quarter.
The report, which provides analysis and insight ibternet the global DDoS threat landscape, can be downloaded at www. Miller Paul Sagan Od V. Tom Leighton Rick M. 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 Reflection and amplification attacks were more popular in the second quarter of as compared to the same period inrepresenting more than 15 percent of all infrastructure attacks.
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Cambridge, MA September 30, Because of the effectiveness of these attacks, and the widespread availability of vulnerable cloud-based software, they are likely to continue and may be monetized in the underground DDoS marketplace. Attack Statd and Security Akamai maintains a distributed set of unadvertised agents deployed across the Internet to log connection attempts that the company classifies as attack traffic. It is important to note, however, that the originating country as identified by the source IP address may not represent inetrnet nation in which an attacker resides.
Hesse Tom Killalea Jonathan F. 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. Once thought to have been cleaned up, it appears the botnet has been surreptitiously maintained. To learn more about how Akamai is accelerating the pace of statw in a hyperconnected world, please visit www.
Hesse Tom Killalea Jonathan F. Based on statw data collected by these agents, Akamai is able to identify the top countries from which attack traffic originates, as well as the top ports targeted by these attacks. Attacks involving server-side botnets have only been observed by Akamai in the most sophisticated and carefully orchestrated DDoS campaigns. Server-side botnets are preying on web vulnerabilities and reflection and amplification tactics are allowing sgate to do more with less.
Tom Leighton Pamela J. They potentially pose a significant danger to businesses, governments and other organizations. Miller Paul Sagan Frederic V. Email Us Email Us??? 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. The report also examines the percentage of connections to Akamai from mobile network providers at “broadband” speeds more than 4 Mbps.
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