“Downtime caused by Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks can disrupt business operations significantly and cause irreversible damage to our reputation as a world-class air cargo terminal operator. We selected Nexusguard as our anti-DDoS service provider because of its commitment to delivering 100% uptime, as well as its deployment flexibility, expert advice, and local support.”
Bitminter was among the first bitcoin mining pools to appear on the world stage. To maintain its position called for network stability and dependable uptime — and that’s exactly what Nexusguard delivered.
“Attackers nowadays are far more advanced than a year ago. Thanks to Nexusguard’s speedy delivery, we were able to recover from the advanced attacks that took down our sites. Their spirit of ‘customer-first’ has made an impression on me.”
While setting reliable rules for DDoS detection has been proven to be difficult with traditional threshold-based methods, Nexusguard’s AI-driven Smart Mode is capable of spotting cyber-attacks with improved speed and precision.
Attackers shifted tactics in Q2 2020, with a 570% QoQ increase in bit-and-piece DDoS attacks. Attackers adopted a more elaborate practise of bit-and-piece attacks to launch various amplification and UDP-based attacks to flood target networks with traffic.
The latest white paper, The Pros & Cons of Self-administered BGP Diversion, will evaluate the different route diversion options and their impact and highlight the different facets one should consider before deciding whose hands you entrust their keys to.