getroot.sh security blog

DDoS reflection and amplification attacks

April 08, 2018

Reflection and amplification attacks are getting increasingly popular amongst cyber criminals. They require a small amount of resources to cause significant damage. To make matters worse, these attacks are not technically challenging to perform. Let’s explore what they are and why you might not only become a victim but also an unwilling participant in such attack.

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Can your organization defend itself from a cyberattack?

March 18, 2018

Cybersecurity is evolving. Increasingly sophisticated attack and defense techniques are constantly being developed. Every day, we uncover new zero day exploits. Realistically though, most organizations are not at risk of being attacked with cutting-edge methods. Majority of data leaks and hacks have much simpler root causes, and mitigating them is a perfect start to form a pragmatic and effective security posture.

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