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The State of the Internet

Making sense of the new age of information security and web performance.

The State of the Internet series provides expert insights on the cloud security and web performance landscape, based on data gathered from the Akamai Intelligent Edge Platform.

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    365体育网址Emerging trends and market changes related to the security landscape.

    When Chrome isn't Chrome

    Why Android mobile browsers are complicated and how they impact user experience.

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    We investigate a coin-mining malware that made a jump from ARM-powered IoT devices to Intel systems.

    Our Research Team analyzes patterns and trends in a phishing attack campaign targeting vacationers.

    We look at how investigating RFI vulnerability attacks uncovered a campaign to deploy phishing kits.

    365体育网址We describe three Adversarial DGA attacks that were published recently, and a question whether they are actually used by attackers.

    Akamai researchers track and analyze recent changes to the Pykspa v2 domain generation algorithm (DGA) and how they have made it more selective.

    365体育网址We look at a new bot using known default credentials for IoT devices to login and kill the system.

    365体育网址We look at analytics and correlate various stats to better understand how phishing campaigns work from within.

    A new version of CloudTest is available that addresses a critical security vulnerability.

    365体育网址Chad Seaman on the Akamai SIRT team’s WS-Discovery protocol exploitation research and how reflection DDoS attacks are a fact of life in the Internet.

    365体育网址Steve Ragan and Or Katz share their thoughts on the evolution of phishing techniques and how evasion is at the forefront of phishing kit creators.

    365体育网址Lisa Beegle on the latest DDoS attack trends, including how threat actors are embracing the DDoS for Hire underground market.

    365体育网址Chad Seaman discusses how DDoS as a Service is alive and well, and continues to be fueled by Akamai SIRT team’s latest discovery.

    Nelson Rodriguez discusses ransomware attacks against Fortnite players and how game publishers and players can help avoid and mitigate cyberattacks.

    365体育网址Tara Bartley writes about the dilemma that web publishers face when it comes to blocking bot traffic, despite the security risks they may pose.

    Threat Advisory: Satori Mirai Variant Alert

    Read the official threat intelligence brief of the Satori Mirai Variant Alert published by Akamai on December 6, 2017.

    Threat Advisory: CLDAP Reflection

    365体育网址The Akamai Security Intelligence Response Team (SIRT) recently identified a new Connection-less Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (CLDAP) reflection and amplification method. This advisory analyzes the capabilities of and potential defenses against this new type of reflection attack.

    Read the latest insights and commentary on relevant topics from Akamai's experts in security intelligence and threat research.

    Web Attack Visualization

    365体育网址View threat levels by industry and region, countries launching the web attacks, and the most common Internet attack methods.

    Real-Time Web Monitor

    365体育网址View global regions targeted by the greatest web attack traffic, cities with the slowest web connections, and geographic areas with the most web traffic.

    Network Performance Comparison

    365体育网址Optimize in real time to improve performance and reliability.

    Get real-time visibility into web traffic and attacks.

    Global Client Reputation Visualization

    365体育网址Updated daily, the IP reputation map shows the location of each IP address listed in Akamai's Kona Client Reputation dataset. The visualization displays the networks hosting these IP addresses.

    IPv6 Adoption Visualization

    Review IPv6 adoption trends at a country or network level.

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