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GoDaddy Hacking and DDOS Attack: Are You Vulnerable

GoDaddy Hacking and DDoS Attack: Are You Vulnerable? How F5 Application Security Manager Stops DDoS Attacks. GoDaddy.com was attacked on Monday over the course of several hours by a malicious Distributed Denial-of-Service or DDoS attack that temporarily took down all websites hosted by GoDaddy.com and interrupted e-mail communication from anyone using its e-mail services. The hackers bragged about how easy it was to attack GoDaddy’s vulnerable security infrastructure, which begs the question: just how vulnerable is your infrastructure to a similar, if not worse, attack? Monday’s attack demonstrates that there are still major companies that remain unprotected against DDoS attacks. You don’t have to be one of them. CentricsIT recommends deploying F5 Networks’ Application Security Manager to protect your infrastructure from a DDoS attack. We’re breaking down how an F5 [...]