Reevaluating DDoS protection for a changing threat landscape
DDoS attacks are gaining in frequency, intensity, duration, and complexity, with attackers employing more vectors.
4 out of 5 organisations to significantly increase cybersecurity budgets in 2022
Four in five organizations are increasing cybersecurity budgets for 2022, with half citing the cyber skills gap as a significant challenge.
Automation pays off as Neustar thwarts 1.3 Tbps DDoS attack
Neustar Security Services customer hit by massive 1.3 Tbps DDoS attack, just as NSS was preparing to spin out of Neustar to become standalone company.
DNS attacks on the rise, organisations remain unprepared
DNS attacks are on the rise, with 72% of organisations experiencing an attack in the past year, according to a survey by Neustar.
RDDoS attacks more prevalent than ransomware - 70% of organisations targeted multiple times
RDDoS attacks pose a greater threat to organizations than ransomware, with over 40% falling victim in the past year, says new research from Neustar.
Most organisations would consider paying in ransomware attack - study
Research reveals that 60% of organizations are willing to pay ransoms in the event of a cyberattack, despite warnings against doing so.
Organisations investing significant time modifying web application firewalls
85% of organisations spend significant time modifying web application firewalls to combat cybersecurity threats, says Neustar.
Extortion, ransom-related DDoS attacks surged in 2020
There was a 154% increase in the number of cyber attacks between 2019 and 2020, with growth in ransom-related DDoS.
DNS threats expected to explode over the holiday period, report finds
Experts warn of heightened DNS attack risks during holiday shopping peak, urge firms to bolster cyber defences.
Neustar acquires Verisign's public DNS service
Those using the Verisign Public DNS will be migrated to Neustar’s infrastructure ‘in a process that will be fully transparent to them’, Neustar states.
Businesses left to make decisions based on old, inaccurate data, study finds
Only 60% of cybersecurity professionals receive timely and accurate threat data, according to a new report from Neustar.
Report: 151% increase in DDoS attacks compared to 2019
DDoS attacks have surged by 151% in 2020, with the COVID-19 pandemic increasing security risks and reliance on cloud technology, says Neustar's report.
Misinformation on the rise, organisations consider how best to respond
Increase in misinformation and fake domains leads organisations to perceive the threat level as 'very significant', says new report.
Why protecting your DNS should never be an afterthought
Being such an integral part of the internet infrastructure makes DNS a popular target for cyber criminals looking to attack organisational networks and data.
The weaponisation of AI: how to defend against machine generated cyber attacks
The ‘weaponisation’ of AI was predicted to be one of the biggest cybersecurity threats of 2018. Here's how to prepare.
Stuck in the middle: how ‘grey websites’ highlight the importance of DNS decision-making
With the explosion of cyber-security attacks, what is the best way of determining which websites are good and which are bad?.
Tokyo is now home to a Neustar anti-DDoS data scrubbing center
Neustar's DDoS defense network expands as Tokyo data scrubbing center becomes fully operational #cybersecurity.
Preventing data theft by combining network and application layer security
Neustar's Robin Schmitt talks how cyber-criminals are utilising web and application layer security and how to stay one step ahead.
Neustar invests in DDoS defense as attack rates climb
The company believes the DDoS attack rate is going to worsen ‘dramatically’ next year.
Why DDoS attacks show no signs of slowing down
The scale of devastation can have a lot to do with how attackers use resources, such as IoT devices, to launch wide-scale attacks.
60% of enterprises confirm global attacks have affected cyber protection choices
Results from a recent survey of security executive from across 11 EMEA countries have been released, revealing the effects of attacks like WannaCry.
It's a game of risk: DDoS attacks intensify in 2017
Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are getting larger this year and it’s now a game of risk, according to a new report from Neustar.
DDoS attacks are 'no longer isolated events'
34% of cyberattacks in APAC involved ransomware and malware, according to Neustar. DDoS attacks can cause significant damage to organisations.