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Cambridge, MA July 22, AKAMthe leading provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business rhe, today released its Second Quarter, State of the Internet Report.
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Their high-volume infrastructure attacks have had signatures that appear to be specially crafted to avoid detection by DDoS mitigation technology. 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. Server-side botnets are preying on web vulnerabilities and reflection and amplification tactics are allowing attackers to do more with less.
They can take out an entire data center by overwhelming network bandwidth,” said Stuart Scholly, senior vice president and general manager of Security at Akamai Technologies. 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.
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Tom Leighton Pamela J. 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: Q2 Akamai Technologies, Inc.
The report also examines the percentage of connections to Akamai from mobile network providers at “broadband” speeds more than 4 Mbps. Miller Paul Sagan Frederic V.
Akamai Releases Prolexic Q2 2014 Global DDoS Attack Report
Email Us Email Us??? Based on the 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 alamai these attacks. A complimentary copy is available as a free PDF download at www.
While the use of server-based botnets has increased, the itsoknoproblembro Brobot botnet, also based on server infection, has remained a threat.
This trend supports assertions from the Prolexic Q2 Global DDoS Attack Reportsuggesting that volumetric attacks targeting Layers have increased while application attacks targeting Layers have declined.
Akamai completed its acquisition of Prolexic in February Hesse Tom Killalea Jonathan F. For the first time in the history of the State of the Internet Report, the global unique IP address count declined quarter over quarter, by a nominal 0.
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 Email Us Email Us??? Tom Leighton Rick M. To learn more about how Akamai is accelerating the pace of innovation in a hyperconnected world, please visit www.
Akamai Releases Second Quarter 2014 ‘State of the Internet’ Report
Once thought to have been cleaned up, it appears the botnet has been surreptitiously maintained. 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. While the use of NTP reflection attacks was tge significantly in the second quarter oflikely due to community cleanup work, SNMP reflector attacks surged during the quarter, filling the void.
European countries continued to dominate the IPv6 adoption list, holding seven of the top 10 positions. South Korea’s average mobile connection speed grew slightly from Attack Traffic 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 the nation in which inernet attacker resides.
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