Gartner Research

Defend Your Organization Against DDoS Attacks in India

Published: 09 February 2018

ID: G00350477

Analyst(s): Rajpreet Kaur


With the increase in DDoS attacks toward enterprises in India, security and risk management leaders must protect their networks from volumetric attacks and targeted web-application-based DDoS attacks.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • Motivation for DDoS Attacks
  • Types of DDoS Attacks


  • Utilize Monitoring Capabilities to Determine Your DDoS Attack Surface
  • Select an ISP, Third-Party Scrubbing Center or CDN Capability Based on the Type of DDoS Mitigation Required
    • ISP
    • Scrubbing Center
    • Content Delivery Network
  • Deploy a Hybrid Approach for DDoS Detection and Mitigation
  • Utilize the Existing Network Security Equipment and Services Along With an External Layer of DDoS Mitigation
  • Develop DDoS Incident Response and Recovery Plans Compatible With a Service Provider
  • Establish an Internal and External Communications Plan

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