Five Tips for Defending Against a DDoS Attack

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Partner with a scrubbing facility that allows you to route over to them either by DNS redirects or BGP changes. The scrubbing facility can essentially clean DDoS traffic by using a variety of DDoS mitigation systems and techniques before sending “clean” traffic back to you. These companies often offer monitoring of DDoS traffic that gives you early warning signs that something bad might be lurking.

There are many things that can be done with existing network infrastructure to protect against network-layer attacks. Network equipment, which is already heavily taxed with production traffic, is vulnerable to minimal increases in traffic, causing availability disruptions. AlgoSec, a leading provider of network security policy management, offers five tips for defending against a DDoS attack.


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