DDOS attacks highlight the importance of security in IoT projects

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In an unprecedented set of events, the IoT DDoS attacks brought down many sites including Twitter, the Guardian, Netflix, Reddit, CNN and many other popular sites in Europe and the US in 2016. The Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack targeted servers by sending huge amounts of bogus traffic. The attack was targeted mainly towards the servers belonging to Dyn Company which is a major provider of DNS services to other companies. Read more……

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