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The costs and impacts of DNS attacks

EfficientIP has published the results of its 2018 Global DNS Threat Report. This looks at the impacts of DNS-based threats on businesses across the world. Over the past year, organizations on average faced seven DNS attacks, which cost some businesses more than $5 million in damages.

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Getting tough: defending against the cyber cold war

War has arguably been one of the constant themes throughout human history. What has evolved, is the weaponry that we have utilised in warfare. We have seen the sword evolve into the musket, into the rifle, into the machine gun, into mechanised warfare, into nuclear bombs, and now – the cyber attack. Simon Townsend looks at what organizations can do to protect themselves.

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