2016 was a challenging year. Attack trafficreaching 1Tbps was often heralded in catchy headlines.
Q4 2016 DDoS Threat Report
Q3 2016 APAC DDoS Threat Report
In Q3, despite a 40% overall decline in reflective attacks, the emergence of the Mirai toolkit during the quarter is definitely a significant moment in DDoS history.
Q3 2016 DDoS Threat Report
Q2 2016 DDoS Threat Report APAC Region
In Q2 2016, we saw increased weaponization of ransomware within DDoS tools. Get deeper insights into the APAC region within Nexusguard's regionalized Q2 2016 DDoS Threat Report.
Q2 2016 DDoS Threat Report
In Q2 2016, DNS attacks continue to be the new preferred attack vector as Russia becomes the top targeted country.
Q1 2016 DDoS Threat Report
Nexusguard Q4 2015 Threat Report: DDoS Reflection Attacks
Nexusguard collects and measures real time data on threats facing enterprises. This report covers Q4 2015.
The data contained in this report is sourced from our external hybrid darknet, which Nexusguard and a community of organizations leading in DDoS and Internet cleanup efforts run and maintain.
DDoS Threat Report Reflection Attacks September 2015
Nexusguard collects and measure real time data on threats facing enterprises. This report covers the period September 1, 2015 to September 30, 2015.
Sentinel.c "Special Case" Request Advisory
Nexusguard researchers have discovered a new method used for launching reflective DoS attacks, called the “Sentinel Reflection.” We believe this new threat is related to safenet’s Sentinel RMS License Manager.
RIPv1 "Special Case" Request Advisory
Nexusguard Threat Advisory: On June 20, 2015 Nexusguard uncovered a RIPv1 scanner and binary containing malware that may have potential ties to a DDoS-for-hire organization.