Tags: DDoS

Gladius blockchain solution to solve net neutrality?

Gladius is a startup founded by Max Niebylski, Alex Godwin, and Marcelo McAndrew. It claims to offer decentralized Content Delivery Network (CDN) and DDoS protection via blockchain. The Gladius goal is to create a fully decentralized, peer to peer, serverless node network to connect bandwidth and storage pools to websites looking for DDoS protection and…

Nokia SBC claims new performance and security benchmarks

Nokia has announced its latest generation of Session Border Controllers (SBC) claiming they set new benchmarks for performance and security. The Nokia SBC is a cloud-native solution as opposed to a hardware device. Independent test lab Miercom say that the Nokia SBC performed better than other cloud-based equivalents. It also ranked it as being on…

BT opens SOC  in Germany

BT has announced a new Security Operations Centre (SOC) in Germany. The SOC is located in Eschborn near Frankfurt. This is the 15th BT SOC around the globe and is part of its follow-the-sun services. It is also a requirement for BT if it is to continue to provide cyber security support for its customers…

Cisco warns of DeOS attacks

Cisco has published its 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report (MCR). The report runs to 90 pages. It looks at the shifting landscape of cyber attacks and the impact on organisations from the rise in security breaches. The report uses data gathered by Cisco from its own customers, partners and Security Operations Centres (SOCs). The company says…

Nate Lindstrom talks DNS and traffic management

Nate Lindstrom of NS1 recently sat down with Enterprise Times to talk about DNS and intelligent traffic routing. The conversation took place at NS1’s office in San Francisco and covered the role of DNS, security and why companies need to take DNS more seriously. Improving performance as we move to cloud is critical. Users have…

ZENEDGE increases capacity tenfold

Security vendor ZENEDGE has signed a deal with Equinix that will increase its capacity tenfold. The deal sees ZENEDGE deploy a number of new mega-POPS (Points of Presence) inside Equinix data centres. Each of the data centres will be PCI compliant and Equinix will also market ZENEDGE to its customers. According to Yuri Frayman, Chief…

Cyberbit releases new version of SOC 3D

Security specialist Cyberbit has announced the latest version of their Security Operations Centre (SOC) 3D product. It boasts integrating with all the major Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) products. SOC 3D also supports the automation of runbooks and workflows. Perhaps the most interesting feature is the ability to prioritize incidents based on the impact…

Singtel to offer Akamai managed security services

Singtel and Akamai have announced a strategic partnership to boost cyber security. The deal sees Singtel become the first telco certified to offer Akamai managed security services from its own security operations centre (SOC). The services will initially focus on Akamai and Singtel customers in Singapore. They will then expand to offer availability in other…

Neustar puts DDoS in the Limelight

Neustar and Limelight have announced that they are to partner to deliver what they call: “the world’s largest, most distributed DDoS mitigation network.” This is to be achieved by combining Neustar SiteProtect DDoS mitigation software with Limelight CDN. Many companies see Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks as an attempt to knock them off of the…