DDoS stands for Distributed Denial of Service and it’s one of the main methods hackers use to take down a website. They flood a server with too many requests to handle, use up all the server resources, and take it offline. And if that’s too complicated, Nugget will help explain.
Wikipedia link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denial-of-service_attack#Distributed_attack
Akamai’s DDoS products: https://www.akamai.com/solutions/security/ddos-protection
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0:00 – Introduction
0:16 – DDoS Attacks
3:30 – End Card