The Anatomy of a DDoS Attack

February 22, 2017

As a cloud security provider we spend a lot of time answering questions about why organizations are attacked. Who is attacking them? And what’s at stake? What we’ve discovered is that there’s an entire DDoS ecosystem of criminals, arms dealers and victims. Our infographic shows how distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks come in many forms depending on the cyber criminal’s end goal. It may be a brute force barrage or an application layer injection attack, slowing down your computer or making it difficult to complete your online purchase.

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Sensify Security is a Palo Alto-based IoT security startup that builds higher resistance to cyber-weapons by enabling operators to enforce access control in a decentralized manner within their operating environments. Its tamper-resistant propagation of security services to gateway-based points of enforcement offers operators centralized control, policy management, and compliance. Industrial and commercial operations are becoming increasingly connected and interconnected resulting in major security challenges and requiring a fundamental paradigm shift in security service delivery. Centralized service delivery solutions do not do enough. Sensify delivers security services to the Edge of Industrial and commercial operations using an innovative and decentralized model.

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Infographic | February 15, 2020

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Infographic | February 13, 2020

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Sensify Security

Sensify Security is a Palo Alto-based IoT security startup that builds higher resistance to cyber-weapons by enabling operators to enforce access control in a decentralized manner within their operating environments. Its tamper-resistant propagation of security services to gateway-based points of enforcement offers operators centralized control, policy management, and compliance. Industrial and commercial operations are becoming increasingly connected and interconnected resulting in major security challenges and requiring a fundamental paradigm shift in security service delivery. Centralized service delivery solutions do not do enough. Sensify delivers security services to the Edge of Industrial and commercial operations using an innovative and decentralized model.

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