DDoS Readiness in the Age of IoT Botnets & Ransomworms


Sean Tierney (Director of Cyber Intelligence, Infoblox)

Location: Grand Ballroom E

Date: Thursday, May 3

Time: 1:00pm - 1:50pm

Pass Type: All Access, Conference

Format: Conference Session

Track: Security

Audience: Intermediate

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: Intermediate

Powerful IoT botnets have given the humble DDoS new life; and ransomware and destructive worms in ransomware clothing are causing widespread outages too. So, denials of service may have evolved, but has DDoS preparedness and response changed at all? Do you need brand new tools to improve resiliency and entirely new business continuity plans? Or do you just need to dust off and shine up the old stand-bys? In this session, learn how to revamp your DDoS defense and response plans for the next Mirai, the next NotPetya, and whatever other new tricks attackers come up with to knock your business offline.

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