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Protect Your IP from Diversionary Attacks – A DDoS Primer

“Anyone with a grudge and internet access can potentially inflict severe damage upon any organization of their choosing.”

Kevin Hayes, CISO
Merit Network

With a thorough understanding of the catastrophic potential of Distributed Denial of Service attacks, Merit Network discussed the state of DDoS and what Merit is doing to protect their own network.

Participating in the discussion were:

(Left to Right) Michael Milliken, Vice President of Technology and Operations, Kevin Hayes, Chief Information Security Officer, David Dennis, Executive Director of Product Management, Pierrette Widmeyer (not pictured), Facilitator, Director of Marketing, Communications and Events