Zero Day Security Vulnerabilities Explained

October 27, 2016 Published in: Domains,Internet,Mobile,Security Author: Goran Čandrlić

There are endless security risks in the Tech world of today: cars are being hacked, IoT is used in DDoS attacks and ransom Malwares are holding hostage computers. But perhaps one of the most concerning threat out there is the Zero-Day Attack. Tweet this: Zero-Day Attack: Attack that targets a previously unknown vulnerability A Zero-Day […]

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Mirai Botnet vs Dyn – The Attack that Brought Down Half of US Internet

October 27, 2016 Published in: Cloud,DNS,Internet,Security Author: Goran Čandrlić

One of the fastest growing segments in the IT world is definitely the DDoS sector. As we mentioned in a recent article (The DDoS of The Year!), in 2016 we witnessed a huge rise in number of infected devices as well as the sheer amount of traffic they generate as a botnet. And numbers don’t […]

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Dyn Goes Down For Less Than a Dollar, How Does The CDN Ecosystem Look Like And More in This Weeks News

October 24, 2016 Published in: CDN,Internet,News,Security,Streaming Author: Goran Čandrlić

The East Coast internet outage – what happened? This past Friday, October 21st Dyn sustained a massive DDoS attack against their Managed DNS infrastructure which took down the entire east coast with them. Sites like Twitter, Amazon, Spotify and many more were completely shut off from the east coast users. The irony behind the situation, as […]

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Affiliate Fraud – The Dark Side of Affiliate Marketing

October 17, 2016 Published in: Analytics,Domains,eCommerce,Internet,Mobile,Security Author: Goran Čandrlić

The rise of the Internet has brought new opportunities for businesses, allowing them to reach new markets and audiences as well as specific niches that would remain unreachable otherwise. Affiliate marketing is one such process which substantially empowered online businesses. “Affiliate marketing is a type of performance-based marketing in which a business rewards one or […]

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HTTP Pages Will be Marked as Non-Secure, Source Code for Mirai DDoS Malware Released And More in This Weeks News

October 10, 2016 Published in: Analytics,CDN,Internet,News,Security Author: Goran Čandrlić

Chrome will mark all non-HTTPS pages as non-secure on January 2017 As we all know, Chrome offers users an indicator that marks their connections as secure connections or non-secure connection via an icon in the address bar. HTTPS connections have an extra layer of security while HTTP websites enable potential intruders to modify or look […]

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What You Need to Know About Anycast Routing

October 3, 2016 Published in: CDN,DNS,Internet,Security Author: Goran Čandrlić

When talking about server routing, streaming and CDNs, the expression anycast is one you frequently bump into. It’s one of those words you already know but can’t explain what it stands for and how it works exactly. To put it simple, it’s a networking technique where the same IP address is attributed to multiple locations […]

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DDoS of Things

September 22, 2016 Published in: Internet,Security Author: Goran Čandrlić

The tendency to connect more and more devices to the Internet has overflown well beyond our computers and smartphones. This high level of interconnection has brought us to be capable of controlling and communicating with anything ranging from garage doors, clothing, fridges, gates, surveillance cameras, security sensors, watches, pet equipment or even umbrellas. Everything labelled […]

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Introducing The New Wowza Player, World’s First Fully Featured IPv6 CDN And More in This Weeks News

September 19, 2016 Published in: Analytics,CDN,Cloud,Internet,Mobile,News,Security,Streaming,Website Speed Author: Goran Čandrlić

Wowza Player Wowza Media Systems just unveiled the new Wowza Player at IBC 2016. Wowza player is an embeddable HTML5 player with a basic user interface that supports dimension resizing, play, pause, seek, variable bitrate playback, DVR capabilities and easy-to-use JavaScript API. The new embeddable media player is designed to complement existing Wowza workflows for adaptive bitrate […]

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Gabon is Back on The Internet After 4 Days, Video Companies Need Better Security and More in This Weeks News

September 12, 2016 Published in: Analytics,Cloud,Internet,News,Security,Streaming Author: Goran Čandrlić

Gabon has internet access again Continuing the story from CloudFlare (from last weeks news), Gabon now has internet access again. On the morning of 5th Sept internet connectivity was partially restored starting at around 0500 UTC. Some news reports indicate that internet access has been restored in the capital but that access to social media […]

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What is Above The Fold Time and What to Do With It

August 30, 2016 Published in: Website Speed Author: Goran Čandrlić

If you’re doing business online, you have noticed the huge impact of your web asset’s performance on customer conversions. In other words, the faster your website’s content reaches your audience, the better results you will achieve. Online users are impatient and expect immediate solutions to their requests and problems. As mentioned in previous articles, a […]

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