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DNS attacks on the rise finds 2021 Global DNS Threat Report

EfficientIP has announced the results of its 2021 Global DNS Threat Report. The annual research, which was conducted in collaboration with IDC, sheds light on the frequency of the different types of DNS attack and the associated costs for the last year throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack: views from various cyber security experts

Over the weekend of 8th-9th May 2021, a cyber criminal group took one of the largest US fuel pipelines offline with a ransomware attack against the operator Colonial Pipeline. Cyber attacks on critical infrastructure have been on the risk registers of many nations and organizations and this attack shows how potentially damaging such incidents can be. In this article various cyber security experts give their thoughts on the attack…

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