Network-layer DDoS attack trends for Q4 2020
January 22, 2021 12:00PM
DDoS attack trends in the final quarter of 2020 defied norms in many ways. For the first time in 2020, Cloudflare observed an increase in the number of large DDoS attacks. Specifically, the number of attacks over 500Mbps and 50K pps saw a massive uptick....
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Network-layer DDoS attack trends for Q3 2020
November 18, 2020 12:00PM
In Q3 ‘20, Cloudflare observed a surge in DDoS attacks, with double the number of DDoS attacks and more attack vectors deployed than ever — with a notable surge in protocol-specific DDoS attacks such as mDNS, Memcached, and Jenkins amplification floods....
Bot Attack trends for Jan-Jul 2020
October 20, 2020 12:00PM
Automated traffic makes up almost 40% of total Internet traffic. Let’s take a look at how bots behaved over 2020 so far....
Network-layer DDoS attack trends for Q2 2020
August 05, 2020 2:00PM
This quarter, we saw an increasing number of large scale attacks; both in terms of packet rate and bit rate. In fact, 88% of all DDoS attacks in 2020 that peaked above 100 Gbps were launched after shelter-in-place went into effect in March....
Network-Layer DDoS Attack Trends for Q1 2020
May 15, 2020 12:00PM
Speed & Reliability
In Q1 2020, traffic levels have increased by over 50% in many countries, but have DDoS attacks increased as well?...