Global Security Magazine: HSBC Hit By DDoS Attack – Expert Comments

January 29, 2016 — Commentary by Robert Capps on the DDoS attack against HSBC

Robert Capps, our Vice President of Business Development, had this to say about the recent Distributed Denial of Service Attack (DDoS) against financial institution HSBC.

“It’s incredibly important to understand that Distributed Denial of Service attacks (DDoS) are not direct attacks on the accounts at financial institutions, they are attacks on the public image and consumer good will towards those institutions. They are meant to harass, intimidate and embarrass a targeted institution, but the DDoS attacks rarely result in any last lasting impact on individual accounts at an institution.”

For the full article at Global Security Magazine, click here.