David Hobbs

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As Director of Security Solutions, David Hobbs is responsible for developing, managing, and increasing the company’s security practice in APAC. Before joining Radware, David was at one of the leading Breach Investigation Firms in the US. David has worked in the Security and Engineering arena for over 20 years and during this time has helped various government agencies and world governments in various cyber security issues across all sectors.

GDPR and HITECH: Can the past predict the future?

In February of 2017, Memorial Healthcare System settled their HIPAA violation fines for $5.5 Million USD. During an investigation, it was discovered that over...

To stay secure: Four new SSL implementation thoughts

10 years ago, I left my position as the principal architect at a major U.S. financial institution. We developed the standards for how SSL...

ISP DDoS Protection May Not Cover All of Bases

Most organizations cannot rely solely on on-premise solutions because of the volumetric aspects of DDoS attacks. Multi gigabit-sized attacks cause on-premise connection lines to...

From BrickerBot to Phlashing, Predictions for Next-Level IoT Attacks.

When BrickerBot was discovered, it was the first time we’ve seen a botnet that would destroy an IoT device, making it unusable. We’ve had...

CDN Security is NOT Enough for Today

  Today, many organizations are now realizing that DDoS defense is critical to maintaining an exceptional customer experience. Why? Because nothing diminishes load times or...

WAF and DDoS – Perfect Bedfellows: Every Business Owner Must Read.

Among the reasons to marry DDoS & WAF (web application firewall) together, beyond a single pane of glass, beyond single vendor and quick technical...

Can your SEO rankings be lowered by a DDoS Attack?

Last week, I was doing research in the DarkNet marketplaces to keep on top of the current trends in the threat landscape. One of...

The Current Surge of Bitcoin Prices

It has long been known that if you want to participate in the Darknet marketplaces, you’ll need to exchange your money into Bitcoin.  Bitcoin...

IPv6 Security Today

According to Google Statistics, we are only at around 15% adoption of Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) worldwide.  Because of the low adoption rate...

Nine Questions to Ask to Determine IoT Device Safety

The holidays are almost upon us.  All around the globe, people are purchasing the latest and greatest gadgets as gifts. Consumers will be linking...