Six Ways a Multi-tiered Security Strategy Benefits Businesses

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They keep a DDoS attack away from your core network and security products to prevent stress and allow them to continue doing their jobs. Some DDoS attacks are actually smokescreens for other activities, so avoiding the burden of a massive packet-per-second (PPS) load helps keeps you protected.

Distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks have been on the rise in recent years. These attacks can easily elude and overwhelm most common defenses, paralyzing their targets. Investing in some type of dedicated DDoS defense is now a must for many businesses. The best way to effectively deal with these attacks is with a multi-tiered defense. This includes on-site detection and mitigation devices, combined with the power of an off-site scrubbing center.

Vann Abernethy, senior product manager of NSFOCUS, and Jeff Lyon, founder of Black Lotus, present six ways a multi-tiered security strategy benefits businesses.


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