Find product information on the Link11 DDoS Protection and further features, our quarterly DDoS reports with exclusive statistics and analyses on mitigated attacks and detailed infographics on the results of our research projects.
Within just a few weeks, the DDoS landscape underwent some major changes in the first quarter of 2018. An extremely dangerous new DDoS vector that appeared out of nowhere flooded the networks around the globe with high-volume attacks. The Link11 Security Operation Center (LSOC) also observed dozens of attacks in Central Europe. Another major threat emerged in the form of attacks using the SSDP protocol, which once again reached peak bandwidths of over 100 Gbps.Download Read More
The Link11 Network DDoS Protection provides full coverage against all kinds of DDoS attacks. The solution can be deployed in permanent mode, customers achieve immediate protection within seconds against any type of DDoS attacks. A standby deployment will detect threats based on an optional Link11 on-premise DDoS sensor or the customer's own monitoring system.Download Read More
The Link11 Cloud Security Platform is focused on security-related services like a Content Delivery Network (CDN), DDoS protection, Web Application Firewall (WAF), secure DNS hosting and more. The patent-pending Link11 Cloud Security Platform is based on a worldwide unique technology. Via a two-level protection method all attacks are blocked and filtered.
DDoS Report for Central Europe - Q4 2017
In the fourth quarter of 2017, the Link11 Security Operation Center (LSOC) fended off 13,452 DDoS attacks. That was 116% more than in the previous year. The more than 13,000 attacks totaled 100,510 minutes or 1,675 hours. Attacks lasted seven minutes on average. The longest attack occurred on December 15 and lasted 194 minutes.Download
An increasing number of attacks, more aggressiveness, new vectors and new emerging botnets make DDoS an increasingly important topic for unsecured organizations among all industries. Throughout the past months, there was a continuous increase of the average bandwidth among with a rising number and duration of attacks.Download Read More
Between late April and late May 2017, a DDoS attacker calling himself ZZb00t was active primarily in Germany. British companies were also hit by his attacks. The Link11 Security Operation Center (LSOC) was able to gain insights into numerous attacks carried out by the self-proclaimed vulnerabilities hunter and analyzed the attack patterns. Beside his meticulous research into the weak spots of his victims’ IT infrastructure, his prolific Twitter communications stood out, whereas previous attackers such as DD4BC and Stealth Ravens did not seek publicity. The report summarizes attack analyses and contains excerpts from ZZb00t’s Twitter messages, which have since become inaccessible.Download Read More
The number of DDoS attacks remained consistently high during the first quarter of 2017. Between January and March, attackers directed their attacks to targets in Europe 11,510 times. According to analyses by the Link11 Security Operation Center (LSOC), this means that every two minutes a business in Europe suffered a DDoS attack.Download Read More
DDoS attacks are becoming an even more threatening issue for hosting providers. The Link11 Protection Solution for Hosting Providers includes all useful measures to protect your hosted customers. The solution has not only advantages like the granular filtering per IP address and the various options of attack identification and mitigation. Furthermore, the uninterrupted data flow for unaffected customers is clearly a unique benefit as well. With the multi-award-winning DDoS Protection from Link11 you chose the perfect addition to your IT security portfolio which comes with many further benefits.