ASERT Principal Engineer
Evolution of a New DDoS Technique
Summary In October of 2019, high-impact TCP reflection/amplification DDoS attacks hit organizations in Scandinavia and Southern Europe. These attacks leveraged servers belonging to organizations unaffiliated with the actual targets of the attack, which were running well-known services such as telnet, HTTP, HTTPS, SMB...
A Call to ARMS: Apple Remote Management Service UDP Reflection/Amplification DDoS Attacks
Key Takeaways: - A new UDP reflection/amplification DDoS vector is observed in the wild. - The surprising nature of the abusable reflectors/amplifiers. - Recommended DDoS Defense and Best Current Practices (BCPs) for ARMS.