Nexusguard Deploys Game-Changing SDN Tech to Mitigate Large-Scale DDoS Attacks

It’s easier than ever for a malicious actor to launch a DDoS attack against practically any target in the world. Groups like Lizard Squad sell DDoS-as-a-Service for only a few dollars per hour. Some attackers won’t end their attacks until a Bitcoin ransom is paid. Consequently, there are now more attacks on more organizations worldwide ...
 

Security Company Uses SDN Framework to Fight DDoS Attacks

Source: SearchSDN With the size of the average distributed denial-of-service attack increasing, cybersecurity company Nexusguard Ltd. said it will use SDN technology to better mitigate massive DDoS traffic bursts. The company recently began using an SDN framework to support policy-based routing automation — maximizing the use of available network resources that can be brought to bear ...
 

New DDoS-Prevention Solution Boasts SDN Framework at its Core

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are becoming an increasingly common malicious practice in the computer world as an effective method of overloading and blocking a server. With a standard DoS attack it’s simple to just block the IP address causing a traffic overload, but DDoS attacks use many computers at once in coordination so ...
 

SDxCentral Weekly News Roundup – February 5, 2016

Happy Friday! Before you ride into the sunset for the weekend, check out these final bits of news related to software defined networking (SDN), network functions virtualization (NFV), and other corners of the SDxCentral universe: Security firm Norse shut down , as news outlets and industry sources confirmed. Security expert Brian Krebs actually broke the story ...
 

Serro Automated Service Manager (AuSM™) SDN Powers Nexusguard’s Automated Intelligence DDoS Mitigation Service

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Serro Solutions, trusted advisor and leading technology services firm to the world’s largest enterprise and e-commerce organizations, announced today that Nexusguard, the global leader in distributed denial of service (DDoS) security solutions, is using Serro’s proprietary AuSM Software-Defined Networking (SDN) framework to power Nexusguard AI, the industry’s first ...
 

Serro Automated Service Manager (AuSM™) SDN Powers Nexusguard’s Automated Intelligence DDoS Mitigation Service

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Serro Solutions, trusted advisor and leading technology services firm to the world’s largest enterprise and e-commerce organizations, announced today that Nexusguard, the global leader in distributed denial of service (DDoS) security solutions, is using Serro’s proprietary AuSM Software-Defined Networking (SDN) framework to power Nexusguard AI, the industry’s first ...