WSD DDoS Vector In The Wild

Well, that didn’t take long for attackers to start exploiting the new WSD attack vector against our gaming and business clients. It was only recently published in an article by Akami and as of this morning (22/09/2019) been seen and mitigated by our Corero devices in Los Angeles, Sydney & Singapore. This blog post won’t go into ... Read More »

22nd Sept 2019
Singapore - Data Center Migration

Early last week our team moved our Singapore PoP from one datacenter into Equinix SG3. This was a complex task, but with proper planning and near-perfect execution we were able to keep downtime to a minimum for our clients.Before we get into the nitty-gritty you might wonder, why perform the move at all? Well, in short, we needed more network ... Read More »

16th Sept 2019
DDoS Mitigation Upgrades - Oceania

It doesn’t seem all that long ago that we deployed our first mitigation devices into Sydney & Singapore. Well, that time has come again… We’ve deployed major mitigation upgrades to our Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland networks.   Sydney, Australia We’ve deployed another Corero Smartwall device into Sydney, this ... Read More »

10th Jun 2019
Increase in TCP URG Flag Attacks

There has been a recent rise in TCP flood attacks against services under the Streamline Servers DDoS umbrella. In particular, these attacks have been focused on using deprecated TCP Flag “URG”. Similar to most attacks the URG packet is designed to disrupt network activity by saturating bandwidth and resources of its ... Read More »

10th Jan 2019
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