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Best Practices to Defend Your Organization Against DDoS Attacks in India

Published: 21 June 2016

ID: G00300505

Analyst(s): Rajpreet Kaur


Indian enterprises cannot ignore DDoS attacks any longer. Security managers and network architects must protect their networks from increasingly sophisticated attacks that may include volumetric attacks and targeted web-application-based attacks as well.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • Motivation for DDoS Attacks
  • Types of DDoS Attacks


  • Determine If the Current ISP Providers Offer Protective DDoS Mitigation Services
  • Develop DDoS Incidence Response and Recovery Plans Compatible With a Service Provider
  • Consider Deploying a Hybrid Approach (Cloud and On-Premises) for DDoS Detection and Mitigation
  • Utilize the Existing Network Security Equipment Along With an External Layer of DDoS Mitigation
  • Utilize Managed DDoS On-Premises Appliance Services
  • Monitor the Availability of CDN Providers in This Region With Local Resources for Mitigation

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