Why is this man worried?
As Leon E. Panetta has warned America!
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Vulnerability of the U.S. infrastructure, the lack of effective policy to mitigate this threat, and the need for an open public debate on the threat and solutions. Commander, U.S. Cyber Command GEN Keith Alexander, Senator Susan Collins, and ACLU Executive Director Anthony Romero attend the discussion.
ASF2011: Cyber Security
Bloomberg’s Allan Holmes moderates a conversation with former CIA Director Gen. Michael V. Hayden, Dell SecureWorks’ Jon Ramsey, and AGT International’s Mati Kochavi
Why Is 100+ Billion Bytes per Second So Powerful?
Mounting Fears of ‘Cyber-Pearl-Harbor’, Escalating Attacks on Banks
Quote Source: marketoracle.co.uk
“There is no denying that the latest round of Distributed Denial of Service — DDoS — digital attacks are extremely powerful and unprecedented at 100+ billion bytes or 100+ Giga bytes per second. The leading DDoS prevention software more or less stops working when the digital attacks get larger than 60-70 Gigabytes per second and simply can’t handle the bandwidth of these 100+ Gigabyte per second attacks.”
“This is an unprecedented escalation because the commercial servers that have been deployed in carrying out the digital attacks have not previously been utilised on such a large scale to deliver 100+ Gigabytes per second attacks.”