How to Analyze a DDoS Attack on DNS Infrastructure

| November 29, 2016

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On May 16th, 2016, NS1, a DNS and traffic management vendor, was a victim of a widespread DDoS attack that affected a number of prominent websites and services, including Yelp and Alexa. The DDoS attack was broadly targeted at NS1, affecting their DNS infrastructure, the hosting provider of their website and other online-facing assets. While over the last month there have been multiple smaller attacks, in today’s blog post we will take a closer look at the symptoms and characteristics of the May 16th DDoS attack and the mitigation techniques involved.

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