One in three organizations hit by DDoS attacks experienced an attack against their DNS server. Why is DNS such an attractive target? What are the challenges associated with keeping it secure? What attack vectors represent the worse of the worst when it comes to DNS assaults? Based on research from Radware’s 2017-2018 Global Application & Network Security Report, this piece answers all those questions and many more.
According to a March 19th post on the Solidarite avec la Palestine Facebook page, multiple hacker groups are joining hands to launch a massive attack on Israeli cyberspace. AnonGhost, one of the campaign initiators, has announced that the attack will be launched on April 7th with the objective of disconnecting Israel from the Internet. Radware’s Emergency Response Team (ERT) is currently monitoring the situation closely.