May 01, 2012
Download Denial of Service (DoS) and Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are used increasingly by cybercriminals to target large and mid-size enterprises. DoS/DDoS attacks today are more sophisticated, varied and potent. Organizations need to protect themselves against the threat of DoS/DDoS attacks. This informative white paper from the Solutionary Security Engineering Research Team (SERT) discusses DoS/DDoS attacks, typical attack scenarios, and the seven steps organizations can take to mitigate impact.