The impact of DDoS attacks on crypto exchanges

Exchanges are a vital part of the cryptocurrency industry. But, usually having a centralized architecture, they are also some of the most vulnerable services in the world of digital currencies. More

4 October 2021 Industry news

Titanfall 2 can’t be played on Consoles due to DDoS attacks

Hundreds of thousands of gamers could not enjoy their favorite shooter due to a wave of DDoS attacks that rendered the game unplayable. The dev team made attempts to improve Titanfall’s security, but their success remains to be seen. More

24 August 2021 Industry news

Keksec Cybergang debuts Simps Botnet for Gaming DDoS

The Uptycs threat research group warns of a new botnet called The Simps. Its creation is credited to the criminal group Keksec, which specializes in DDoS attacks. More

20 July 2021 Industry news

STUN Servers increasingly abused for DDoS attacks

Network security experts have found an increase in attacks using Session Traversal Utilities for NAT (STUN). How to protect yourself? More

13 July 2021 Industry news

New TsuNAME DNS bug allows attackes to DDoS authoritative DNS servers

Researchers at SIDN Labs, (.nl domain zone), InternetNZ (.nz domain zone) and the University of Southern California (Institute of Information Sciences) publicly disclose tsuNAME. Key Internet infrastructure of the national level could be at risk, according to researchers and practitioners. More

28 June 2021 Industry news

Belgium suffered the biggest DDoS attack in its history

Hundreds of Belgian state institutions, hospitals, universities and schools faced some problems with internet connection. According to Belnet’s status page, one of the massive DDoS attacks took place, disabling thousands of people from doing their jobs across the whole country. More

21 June 2021 Industry news