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Egypt

The dynamic nature of the DDoS threat landscape in Egypt necessitates constant monitoring and analysis to determine how adversaries are modifying their tactics and targets. NETSCOUT stays vigilant in monitoring the global threat landscape and analyzing regional and country-level statistics to track near-real-time trends by adversaries. The country-level analytics on this page are automated using our global threat analysis and collection platform, ATLAS, and offer a range of benchmarks for the given time period, such as the top vectors utilized in DDoS attacks, top targeted industries, largest attack by bandwidth and throughput, most vectors used in an attack, and total attack frequency.

Max Multivector Attack

Max number of vectors seen in a single attack

16

Attack Vectors Used

1. Chargen Amplification
2. DNS
3. DNS Amplification
4. ICMP
5. memcached Amplification
6. MS SQL RS Amplification
7. NetBIOS Amplification
8. NTP Amplification
9. OpenVPN Amplification
10. RIPv1 Amplification
11. SNMP Amplification
12. SSDP Amplification
13. STUN Amplification
14. TCP RST
15. TCP SYN/ACK Amplification
16. UDP

Top Attack Vectors

Ta

TCP ACK

Number of Attacks

24,553

Ts

TCP SYN

Number of Attacks

1,349

Tr

TCP RST

Number of Attacks

1,311

Im

ICMP

Number of Attacks

1,285

Dn

DNS Amp

Number of Attacks

1,093

Top Three Vertical Industries Under Attack

The following industry chart shows the most targeted sectors in 2H 2022 by number of attacks.

Rank Vertical Frequency Max Attack Max Impact Average Duration
1
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
25,957 38.62 Gbps 8.08 Mpps 687 Minutes
2
cell phone icon Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
409 14.14 Gbps 5.14 Mpps 25 Minutes
3
Data Processing Hosting and Related Services
326 3.05 Gbps 4.14 Mpps 601 Minutes