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November 2011 Cyber Attacks Timeline (Part II)

The second half of November has confirmed the trend seen in the previous report covering the first half of the month. The period under examination has confirmed a remarkable increase in Cyber Attacks from both a quality and quantity perspective.

Although the month has been characterized by many small attacks, several remarkable events have really made the difference.

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September 2011 Cyber Attacks Timeline (Part I)

So here it is, also for this month, the first part of My Cyber Attacks Timeline covering the first half of September.... Read More

Is It Time for DNSSEC?

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The media are in a frenzy today, reporting a wave of attacks against popular websites such as Daily Telegraph, The Register, UPS, Acer, Vodafone.com and others. All the attacks utilized the same method (DNS Hijacking) and have been carried on by the same Turkish Group: Turkguvenligi.... Read More

Il 2011 Secondo Arbor Networks? Me Lo Tolgo DDoS…

Arbor Networks, il principale produttore di sensori anti-DDoS, oramai da qualche anno tiene sotto controllo, con l’aiuto dei principali operatori, la madre di tutte le reti al fine di studiare l’andamento degli attacchi DDoS ed i relativi trend di diffusione.... Read More