The Cloud Signaling Coalition: ISPs and Enterprises Working Together to Block the Evolving DDoS Threat

Mar 05, 2012

Download As distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks escalate in size and complexity, their detection and mitigation requires the collaboration of all stakeholders - from the enterprise to the service provider. The Cloud Signaling Coalition (CSC), from Arbor Networks, enables this collaboration by facilitating the local and upstream mitigation of application-layer DDoS attacks, as well as flood-based DDoS attacks, in an automated and real-time manner.

This white paper examines how cloud signaling works and how its faster, automated approach to DDoS mitigation benefits both enterprise data centers and managed security service providers (MSSPs.