Published on: November 25, 2013 by Mike

A Distributed Denial of Service attack (DDoS) happens when several systems submerge a system’s bandwidth. The most common victims of this type of attack are the web servers, which host mail servers and elite websites. Such attacks stop the users from accessing the website of the victim. If a user tries to access a site that is experiencing such an attack, he or she will probably face a site that evidently takes forever in order to load. So, it is important to know how to defend against DDoS.

Normally, DDos attacks don’t cause any damage to a site; they just make the site inaccessible. Such attacks are not being utilized as a way for deterring security personnel and covering up fraud. So, it is crucial that you know how to identify an attack. Here are few signs that indicate a DDoS attack.

DDoS protection, Signs of DDoS

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