Security researchers examine patterns, trends and outliers in 2017’s cyberattacks to prepare for the year ahead.
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Blog Survey Says: So Long Grey Skies – Telecoms 2018 Outlook
Nominum, now part of Akamai, recently partnered with Telecoms.com to survey over 1,500 telecom professionals to get a sense of their concerns, initiatives, and expectations for 2018.
Blog Humans, Machines and Data: Fighting Mirai, Together
It’s been 18 months since Mirai entered our lives, and, unfortunately, we expect it to have a perennial presence in our cyber-world for years to come. If we look at the big picture, all indicators suggest that the Mirai problem (and its descendants) is just going to increase, with the growing number of IoT devices in the world and the improvement in IoT hardware (which makes them a more enticing opportunity for attackers – better computing power means a potential for more advanced attacks) being two primary reasons.
November 27, 2017 - Akamai completes its acquisition of Nominum. Nominum expected to bolster Akamai’s carrier and enterprise security product portfolios.
Blog A Death Match of Domain Generation Algorithms
DGA’s (Domain Generation Algorithms): what are they, why they came into existence, some use cases where used, and how to detect and block them.
Blog The Botconf Experience
Botconf is a stage for malware researchers and data folks to present their work and discuss it with their fellow researchers.
Blog Domain Correlation
This post is an introduction to our ‘Domain Correlation Engine’ and its strategic usage as an anti-malware weapon. But before we get to that, here’s an important observation: Domain correlation is pretty cool. It’s so cool that we created a 3D visualization to demonstrate it: