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Products => Computers => Networking & Wireless => Topic started by: madires on August 18, 2021, 09:26:02 am

Title: Reflected Amplification with TCP (= XXL DDoS)
Post by: madires on August 18, 2021, 09:26:02 am
Fresh from USENIX: "Weaponizing Middleboxes for TCP Reflected Amplification"
Paper: https://www.usenix.org/system/files/sec21fall-bock.pdf (https://www.usenix.org/system/files/sec21fall-bock.pdf)
Overview: https://therecord.media/firewalls-and-middleboxes-can-be-weaponized-for-gigantic-ddos-attacks/ (https://therecord.media/firewalls-and-middleboxes-can-be-weaponized-for-gigantic-ddos-attacks/)

Some vendors took a shortcut for performance reasons and created XXL DDoS devices. :scared: