The travel and hospitality sectors are a major target for bot and credential abuse attacks, with attack patterns suggesting deliberate targeting by organised cybercriminals, according to research from Akamai.
World’s biggest marketplace selling internet paralysing DDoS attacks taken down
The administrators of the DDoS marketplace webstresser.org were arrested on 24 April 2018 as a result of Operation Power Off, a complex investigation led by the Dutch Police and the UK’s National Crime Agency with the support of Europol and a dozen law enforcement agencies from around the world.
Too late to secure the IoT?
Can the world wide web survive the internet of things? It’s a question many are asking after a vast attack on US and European internet structure last week, likely led by “smart” DVR players and webcams, that has left the tech industry reeling.