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Holiday Cyber Security Tips – Santa, Sales… but what about Security?

From Black Friday to New Year’s Eve… It’s that time of year again. Halloween is over and after the candy wrappers have been hidden and the costumes have gone on clearance, storefronts get ready for the holiday season. Starting with Thanksgiving and Black Friday, all the way to Christmas and New Year’s Eve, it’s a […]

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Attack Agents and Bots

One of the critical parts of a successful DDoS attack relies on bots or a botnet. Botnets are groups of zombie computers under the remote control of an attacker via a command and control server (C&C Server). These zombie computers are highly useful as they are used to carry out commands on a whim and […]

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PCI DSS and the Road to Compliance

When you’re in the world of cyber security and researching new products, there’s no doubt that you’ll run into a plethora of acronyms. With the large amounts of advanced technology and the technical terms there are, it’s easier to shorten them to save some time and space. However, sometimes all the terminology begins to run […]

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Why You Need a Firewall

Your Website is Published. Is it Good to Go?   According to the Netcraft January 2015 web server survey, there are over 876 million websites all around the world. Among them, however, 30,000 websites are hacked each day and the majority of these websites are legitimate small businesses that are irrelevant to cyber criminals. Why is […]

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Who’s Behind DDoS Attacks and How Can You Protect Your Website?

DDoS attacks are increasing in intensity, frequency, and sophistication. So who’s behind DDoS attacks and why do they execute these attacks? What can you do to stop them? Despite all this innovating and evolving, DDoS attacks are still a blunt weapon deployed for one single basic purpose: to make target websites unavailable to users. There is […]

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The Benefits of Using Signature-less Detection Technology

Cloudbric takes pride in being different from its competitors. With over 19 years of information security experience, Cloudbric Business Edition (BE) utilizes a Web Application Firewall (WAF) based on Penta Security’s unique logic based hardware WAF called WAPPLES. Managing your enterprise’s security has never been easier, not to mention cost saving. Cloudbric BE is a […]

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