Jul 25, 2017
By Jon Murphy, GVP-IT Security, Ocwen Financial Corporation – “Since DDoS attacks can be extremely complex, there is a need for multiple layers of defense in depth to be able to keep up with the latest threats. While you can hope you are not targeted, that is not a sound strategy. You should proceed as if you will be targeted or hit and take proactive steps now. So, with defense in depth in mind, let’s talk about 10 of those proactive steps, as a combination of strategy and tactics that you could take in advance.
1. Take assessment ..
2. Adopt a framework..
3. Incident response plan..
4. Solid router and firewall configs ..
5. Traffic threshold monitoring ..
6. Cloud based DDoS defense systems–lots of great vendors; check the think thanks for ratings and ask other colleagues for their experiences”