Digital Attack Map is a live data visualization of DDoS attacks around the globe. The tool surfaces anonymous attack traffic data to let users explore historic trends and put infosec breaking news events into context.
The Digital Attack Map displays global DDoS activity on any given day. Attacks are displayed as dotted lines, scaled to size, and placed according to the source and destination countries of the attack traffic when known.
2012 saw a 60 percent increase in attacks against data center infrastructure and a 32 percent increase in attacks against data center services.
89 percent of data center operators suffering DDoS attacks reported operational expenses as a business impact.
35 percent of respondents indicated that their firewalls or IDS/IPS systems were compromised by a DDoS attack in 2012.
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