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Shooting From Behind the Fence

Can You Stay Anonymous While Participating in a DDoS Attack? Taking part in a Hacktivist group is completely different than being part of a Botnet....

New Attack Trends – Are You Bringing a Knife to the Gunfight?

Today, we launched our 2012 Global Application and Network Security report. It was prepared by our security experts - the Emergency Response Team (ERT)...

ERT Threat Alert: Olympic Security Update

Radware’s Emergency Response Team (ERT) releases a new threat alert regarding an upcoming DDoS attack targeting websites linked to the 2012 Summer Olympics. Attacker Background An...

Last Week to Participate! Attack Mitigation Black Belt Final Round Begins Today.

If you've been waiting, now's the time to participate - the last week of Radware's Attack Mitigation Black Belt Challenge begins today and ends...

Calling All Attack Mitigation Experts – Red Belt Round Begins Today!

Two more weeks left in the Attack Mitigation Black Belt Challenge and congratulations to all who have earned a green belt. As we head...

Are you ready for your Green Belt in Attack Mitigation?

Knowledge Test Overview Wow! The Attack Mitigation Black Belt Challenge is only two weeks old and already we have dueling leaders and intense competition. People...

Radware’s Attack Mitigation Black Belt Challenge

Well congratulations! If you are interested in this blog post you are on your way earning the Attack Mitigation Black Belt Champion title and...

ERT Threat Alert: TheWikiBoat Group Targets the World’s Largest Organizations

Radware’s Emergency Response Team (ERT) releases a new threat alert regarding an upcoming DDoS attack on Friday, May 27th.

Why Bother to Demonstrate in the Streets When You Can Simply Launch a Cyber-Attack on a Government Website

Not in favor of the new law that was just passed, immigration policies too racist, the Catholic Church too corrupt, it is possible or organize a demonstration or take the fastest, easiest and most effective way and launch a virtual attack on the offensive website. Take down the parliament portal to protest unfair laws or policies, shut down the local police’s website or the website of any offensive organization. Hacktivists have been very effective launching attacks on government websites and their motivation increases with each successful attack.

Operation Blackout Fails To Knockout!

March 2012 - Radware’s ERT Busiest Month Ever Operation Blackout Status: If you read the press over the weekend, you would have been led to believe...

Operation Blackout: Can Anonymous Succeed on March 31st?

Much has been written about Operation Blackout: the threat of Anonymous to take out the world's thirteen root Internet servers. This operation has been...

You May Be Anonymous

According to a recent Norton study, cybercrime cost the global economy (in both direct damage and lost productivity time) $388 billion in 2011--significantly more...

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