Year: 2021

DNS

3 ways to avoid DNS outage

DNS outage explained.

DNS outage represents the time in which your DNS is not working. There are various reasons why this happen. For example, the incoming traffic is a lot, or your server is attacked. That does not allow the DNS resolution of your domain name to its IP address. All the users trying to connect with your domain are going to receive an error message and won’t be capable of exploring your website.

What are the consequences of a DNS outage?

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Cyber attacks

Ping of Death: Everything you need to know.

The ping command is another good example of how technology can be used for positive, but also for evil purposes. This useful and basic tool can become a Ping of Death for your online business. Like with all cyber threats, the best is to be aware of it. Here you have everything you need to know about the Ping of Death!

What is Ping of Death?

Ping of Death is a denial of service or DoS attack that relies on the use of the ping command for sending oversized packets of data to a specific target with the clear objective of destabilizing it and shutting it down.

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DDoS protection

The truth behind DDoS protected DNS service

Have you ever wondered if the DDoS protected DNS services are true, or are they just another Internet scam? Now we will uncover this type of service. Are DDoS attacks so dangerous or not? Let’s jump into it!

What is a DDoS attack?

The DDoS attacks are a cyber attack, where bad actors use various methods to generate a lot of traffic towards a target, with the purpose to overwhelm it. Then, when the target can’t respond to normal queries anymore, it will deny service to newly connected users, and from there, the name comes.

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Cyber attacks

​3 Significant Cyber Attacks In Recent Years.

The cyber attacks are like to get into the twilight zone of the Internet. There’s no way to talk about them without getting goose bumps. Every time they happen, we know there were victims, and for sure big losses. Obviously, we wouldn’t like to be in their shoes.

Let’s take a tour around 3 significant cyber attacks in recent years. The last case is a real red warning!

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DDoS attack

DDoS attack: How dangerous is it?

DDoS attack explained

DDoS attack (Distributed Denial of Service attack) is a cyber threat that utilizes the capacity limits related to each of the network resources. Therefore, its main purpose is to disrupt critical targets, for instance, a system, or a network, or even a server. The DDoS attack sends a large number of requests to the targeted web resource. The aim is to overload the capacity of the website entirely. As a result, the target is not able to handle all of the requests, and the website could not function for regular users.

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DNS

Basic knowledge of DNS

DNS is a fundamental element of the Internet that has an essential purpose. This infrastructure makes the usage of the Internet for humans simple and easy. So, let’s explain a little bit more about it!

DNS explained

The Domain Name System (DNS) holds an extensive database with all actual domain names and the IP addresses that correspond to them.

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