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DoS/DDoS (Denial of service / Distributed Denial of Service) attacks are increasing in intensity and become more damaging. Such attacks on ecommerce sites disrupt service and cause revenue and reputation loss. They are also used by so called "hacktivist" groups who target government agencies and private corporations for political purposes.
To survive DoS/DDoS attacks with minimal loss, you must be prepared and have effective measures in place. Whether your ISP (Internet Service Provider) offers you DoS/DDoS protection or you have invested in a commercial solution, it needs to be tested.
As DoS/DDoS attacks evolve, they are no longer limited to high traffic and can take several different forms. We see botnets, "hacktivist" attacks using the notorious LOIC (Low Orbit Ion Canon) and even carefully planned layer 7 DoS attacks. Multiple scenarios must be tested and actions taken based on findin