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THREAT ALERT: High Profile DDoS Extortion Attacks - September 2020

Starting in mid-August 2020, a relatively prolific threat actor initiated a global campaign of DDoS extortion attacks largely directed towards regional financial and travel-industry targets such as regional banks, stock exchanges, travel agencies, currency exchanges, and, in some cases, their upstream internet transit providers.
Watch this interview with NETSCOUT experts to learn:
- Description of attack
- Collateral Impact
- Mitigating Factors
- Recommended Actions
Recorded Sep 10 2020 13 mins
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Tom Bienkowski, Director Product Marketing - NETSCOUT, Roland Dobbins, Principal Engineer - NETSCOUT
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