Network Security

Global Network Service Providers: Securing A Position To Challenge The Botnet

Provided by Level 3 Communications

Category Network Security

Type White Paper

Length 9

Publish Date March 12 2014

Date posted April 15 2015


Botnets continue to be a favored attack vehicle, providing rapid control of several thousand or even more than a million devices at one time. However, Global Network Service Providers comprise a small group of professionals who have both the skills and the data to help combat this threat. This white paper from Level3 Communications provides a review of botnets, what are they, their evolution and methods of prevention.

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