"DDoS Protection" Articles

Webinar: How to Reduce Risk When You Can’t Instantly Remediate “High” or “Critical” CVEs

Tomás Hernandez
by Tomás Hernandez November 13th, 2015
Webinar: How to Reduce Risk When You Can’t Instantly Remediate “High” or “Critical” CVEs

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) notifications provide full scale remediation recommendations, but only offer alternative risk reduction strategies where the full remediation has not yet been made available. On Thursday, November 19th at 1:00pm ET, Information Week/Dark Reading will host a Neustar-sponsored webinar to discuss recent high and critical CVEs. Join us to learn some reasonable, short-term steps that can be implemented to reduce the risk of exposure until a complete remediation can be executed. Read Full Article

Five Tips for Enhanced DNS Reliability and Security

Brendon Mitchell
by Brendon Mitchell October 5th, 2015
Five Tips for Enhanced DNS Reliability and Security

Despite the constantly evolving threat of DNS attacks, many IT professionals are taking a status quo approach to DNS security and performance. But that could be a costly mistake. Five simple steps you can take will reduce the risk of website availability and security issues. Read Full Article

What Erodes Trust in Digital Brands?

Tomás Hernandez
by Tomás Hernandez August 25th, 2015
What Erodes Trust in Digital Brands?

It’s no news that your website’s security is paramount to your business. But did you know how much security shapes the perception of your brand? And that’s not just when cyber-attacks and data breaches occur. That was one of the messages from a recent survey by the Ponemon Institute, which Neustar sponsored to learn what people expect when they visit a website—and how those expectations affect their opinion of a brand. Read Full Article

How to Weather a DDoS Storm

Neustar Engineering
by Neustar Engineering July 13th, 2015
How to Weather a DDoS Storm

Most IT departments have some kind of disaster recovery plan that includes reacting to natural events such as earthquakes, tornadoes, fire, or floods. But one disaster that’s far more likely to occur is manmade: a flood of bogus DDoS packets that can cripple your network infrastructure. Given its likelihood, IT administrators should seriously consider DDoS attacks in their disaster recovery plan. Read Full Article

Neustar's Rodney Joffe Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

Tomás Hernandez
by Tomás Hernandez June 16th, 2015
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. Read Full Article