Risk Management

The Danger Deepens: 2014 Neustar Annual DDoS Attacks and Impact Report

Provided by Neustar

Category Risk Management

Type Analyst Report

Length 15

Publish Date April 21 2014

Date posted February 05 2015


DDoS attacks have evolved in strategy and tactics. There have been increased media reports of “smokescreening”, where criminals use DDoS attacks to distract IT staff while inserting malware to breach bank accounts and customer data. This report, based on a survey of 440 North American companies, reveals the costs of DDoS attacks and its impact across the enterprise.

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