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YOU CAN’T FIGHT TODAY’S DoS ATTACKS WITH YESTERDAY’S WAF

Published By: F5 Networks Inc
F5 Networks Inc
Published:  Sep 14, 2018
Length:  3 pages

When most people think of denial of service (DoS) attacks, they think of the large pipe-saturating distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks aimed at the network layer. However, attacks on website or application availability are not just volumetric in nature. Many attacks are designed to cause resource exhaustion somewhere in the application stack, the application servers, middleware, or back-end database.



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