Mega IoT Cyberattack: OVH Suffers 1.5Tbps DDoS Attack via 145,000 Webcams

Mega IoT Cyberattack: OVH Suffers 1.5Tbps DDoS Attack via 145,000 Webcams

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It doesn’t bode well for the future of IoT if hackers can disable an entire network of connected devices and turn them into a massive DDoS attack.

In 2016, OVH suffered from a 1.5Tbps DDoS attack via 145,000 webcams. While OVH was able to prevail against the attack, the real concern is what happens if the hackers decide to mount an attack against a smaller, less technically prepared target?

Read on to find out.

Vendor:
OVH
Posted:
22 Apr 2020
Published:
22 Apr 2020
Format:
HTML
Type:
Resource
Language:
English
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