Posts Tagged ‘Distributed Denial of Service Attacks’

Akamai mitigated a record-breaking DDoS attack that peaked 900Gbps

Akamai reported that on February 23, 2023, at 10:22 UTC, it mitigated the largest DDoS attack ever. The attack traffic peaked at 900.1 gigabits per second and 158.2 million packets per second. The record-breaking DDoS was launched against a Prolexic customer in Asia-Pacific (APAC). “On February 23, 2023, at 10:22 UTC, Akamai mitigated the largest DDoS attack ever launched against […]

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Akamai Mitigated Record-Breaking DDoS Attack Against European Customer

On Monday, 12th September 2022, cybersecurity firm Akamai mitigated a distributed denial of service attack (DDoS Attack), which has been declared a record-breaking attack in terms of packets-per-second compared to the attack Akamai recorded in July. For your information, cybercriminals bombard servers with fake requests and traffic to prevent legit visitors from accessing their services […]

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