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TDC says DDoS attacks increase in strength in 2016

Tuesday 4 July 2017 | 12:43 CET | News
Danish operator TDC said that corporate customers protected by its TDC DoS Protection filter suffered an average of 2.5 attacks in 2016, up from 2.4 in 2015. The average length of a DDoS attack last year was 36 minutes, up from 33 the previous year. The strength of attacks increased by 53 percent to 4.5 Gbps in 2016 from 2.9 Gbps in 2015.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: TDC
Countries: Denmark
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