H1 2020 DDoS report reveals a surge in DDoS attacks

Published: Thursday, 06 August 2020 08:20

Link11 has released findings from its H1 2020 DDoS Report, which shows that there has been an increase in DDoS attacks during the period. In April, May and June 2020, the number of attacks registered by Link11’s Security Operations Center (LSOC) averaged 97 percent higher than the during the same period in 2019 peaking at a 108 percent increase in May 2020.

Other key findings from the annual report include:

The data showed that the frequency of DDoS attacks depends on the day of the week and time of the day, with most attacks concentrated around weekends and evenings. More attacks were registered on Saturdays, and out of office hours on weekdays.

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