Stories by Tim Murphy

Time is Your Foe and Automation is Your Friend during DDoS Attacks

During a DDoS attack, time can be your biggest enemy. Lost seconds can have a huge impact on whether you are successful in mitigating an attack in time, or failure could mean costly network downtime. Anything that accelerates your Mean Time to Detect (MTTD) and Mean Time to Respond (MTTR) to an attack provides you with a clear advantage.

Tim Murphy | 24 Apr | Read more

Securing the Internet of Things

There are between six and twelve billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices out there and this number is expected to grow to between 20 and 30 billion by 2020, depending on which industry expert’s prediction you trust. Unfortunately these devices don’t just pose risks to their owners, because attackers have now learned how to compromise IoT devices and effectively weaponise them to use against others.

Tim Murphy | 09 Mar | Read more