BLACKHAT BLACK HAT 2016 LAS VEGAS USA – INVESTIGATING DDOS – ARCHITECTURE, ACTORS, AND ATTRIBUTION

INVESTIGATING DDOS – ARCHITECTURE, ACTORS, AND ATTRIBUTION Andre Correa  |  Co-Founder, Malware Patrol – malwarepatrol.net Elliott Peterson  |  Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation Location:  Mandalay Bay EF Date: Thursday, August 4 | 11:00am-11:50am Format: 50 Minute Briefing Tracks: Network Defense Internet of Things   DDOS attack usage has been accelerating, in terms of both attack volume and frequency. Such … Read more BLACKHAT BLACK HAT 2016 LAS VEGAS USA – INVESTIGATING DDOS – ARCHITECTURE, ACTORS, AND ATTRIBUTION



Massive Distributed Reflection Denial of Service (DrDoS) DoSNETs for hire – NTP, Chargen, SNMP, SSDP, DNS

DDoS attacks with a few thousand infected windows PCs SYN flooding a network have been taking a back seat to the next generation of Denial of Service attacks, known as Distributed Reflection Denial of Service (DrDoS) attacks. A packet kiddie doesn’t even need to compromise servers and PCs anymore to launch an attack. Many of … Read more Massive Distributed Reflection Denial of Service (DrDoS) DoSNETs for hire – NTP, Chargen, SNMP, SSDP, DNS



The evolution of Denial of Service attacks into Distributed and Reflected extremely devastating attacks

A Denial of Service (DoS) attack is one in which an attacker is able to disrupt and deny a computer or servers the normal quality of service they should experience. Many of the first types of attacks were done as pranks and mostly considered harmless fun or just annoying to the victim. These initial DoS … Read more The evolution of Denial of Service attacks into Distributed and Reflected extremely devastating attacks