Once considered a “solved problem,” DDoS attacks targeting the financial sector are once again on the rise. Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks targeting financial firms were up 22% in 2022. This is especially true across Europe, where the attacks increased by 73%, and where financial services were the target of half of all DDoS assaults.
The Evolution of DDoS: Return of the Hacktivists is a joint report by FS-ISAC and Akamai to educate our community on the new and evolving threat of DDoS, the business risks it poses, and best practices on mitigation for the sector to better combat these attacks.
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