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Neustar's Rodney Joffe Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award
We’re proud to share news that Rodney Joffe, Senior Vice President and Fellow at Neustar, has been honored with the 2016 M3AAWG Mary Litynski Award for his lifetime achievements in protecting the Internet and its end-users. Joffe was presented with the award during the M3AAWG 34th General Meeting in Dublin, Ireland last week. It acknowledges Rodney’s long career as an influential and highly accomplished cybersecurity advocate.
Security Summit 2015 Recap
Last week, Neustar hosted our first-ever annual Security Summit—and it was a resounding success! Taking place in San Francisco’s Marriot Marquis, the summit gathered over 200 professionals from all aspects of security in the information technology sector. In all, it was an eye-opening and informative opportunity for everyone involved to learn the current state of cyber warfare and how to be prepared against its inevitable impacts. Here are some highlights from sessions of the summit.
Infographic: 2015 DDoS Attacks and Protection
Neustar's 2015 US DDoS Attacks and Protection report, released just last week, revealed some sobering statistics about the effects of DDoS attacks on American companies. The survey on which the report was based had been given to IT professionals—but the implications were very clear for their colleagues in marketing as well. Based on the report's data, we've highlighted some compelling ways in which it's not only security teams, but also marketers who feel the pain of DDoS attacks on their businesses.
The Shape of Cyber Threats to Come: Rodney Joffe Speaks on 2015
2014 was a year rife with news of large-scale security breaches of high-profile, global organizations. JPMorgan, eBay, Home Depot, the European Central Bank, and the U.S. Postal Service all appeared in headlines as targets of cyber attack. After all that cyber scandal, what more could possibly be in store for 2015? To answer that, I turned to Neustar’s resident expert, Senior Vice President and Fellow Rodney Joffe, who shared some intriguing tidbits about the current state of cyber threats