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Wizards 2020: Celebrating a community of innovators!

Wizards is a global ideation program that allows Akamai employees to submit their innovative ideas and contribute to the business transformation of Akamai. The program has been running for eight years and ...
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Stacking CDNs for Improved Performance and Security

I recently worked with a client whose large e-commerce site was hosted with a popular cloud-based commerce solution. Its business was growing rapidly into new geographic markets, and it was not satisfied ...
Akamai Registers Massive 1.44 Terabit-per-second DDoS Attack

Akamai Registers Massive 1.44 Terabit-per-second DDoS Attack

An unnamed webhost was just hit with one of the largest DDoS attacks ever registered by Akamai, one of the world’s biggest web and cloud providers. The attack was directed at a ...
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Crafty Web Skimming Domain Spoofs “https”

Earlier today, KrebsOnSecurity alerted the 10th largest food distributor in the United States that one of its Web sites had been hacked and retrofitted with code that steals credit card and login ...
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Report: Attacks on Financial Services Targeting APIs

A report published by Akamai Technologies suggests cybercriminals targeting the financial services sector are starting to focus more of their attacks on application programming interfaces (APIs). From December 2017 through November 2019, ...
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Akamai: Cyber Attacks Now Being Weaponized

A report published by Akamai at the close of 2019 advises cybersecurity teams to expect to see many more weaponized cyber attacks in the New Year. Larry Cashdollar, an Akamai security researcher, ...
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The Rise of “Bulletproof” Residential Networks

The Rise of “Bulletproof” Residential Networks

Cybercrooks increasingly are anonymizing their malicious traffic by routing it through residential broadband and wireless data connections. Most often, those connections are hacked computers, mobile phones, or home routers. But this is ...
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DevOps Chat: SOTI Report With Akamai’s Martin McKeay

Akamai recently released its latest State of the Internet (SOTI) report, focusing on the financial sector. This SOTI edition, titled “Financial Services Attack Economy,” highlights the vast array of cyberattacks targeted at ...
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Implementing Zero Trust, One App at a Time

Is zero trust hype or real? Is implementing zero trust a worthwhile endeavor? During a session I attended at Akamai Edge World 2019 in Las Vegas earlier this month, the panel moderator ...
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Akamai Extends Security Services to the Enterprise

Akamai Extends Security Services to the Enterprise

Akamai today extended the reach of its managed security services beyond websites to include applications running in on-premises IT environments and in the cloud. Lorenz Jakober, director of product marketing for Akamai, ...
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