DDoS attacks, short for “Distributed Denial-of-Service” attacks, are an attempt to disrupt and often stop the flow of web traffic on a server. They are increasingly common tactics used by hackers and other malicious actors on the internet to try and hurt businesses and individuals financially, or to extort them for a variety of reasons.
Daily Archives: October 19, 2020
Since we are now firmly in the era of big data and data-dependent business models, it makes sense to think of Data as the new gold. The collection and monetization of data is part of the business model of virtually every business online.