Political Statements Largely Behind DDoS Attacks

CSO | April 12, 2016

The motives behind DDoS attacks have been numerous and far-reaching. More recently, threat actors have been launching DDoS attacks for political leverage. It’s not so much for financial gain or notoriety, but more so to get their message heard. Armor Director of Cyber Threat Research Dr. Chase Cunningham explores the topic with CSO, highlighting how the changing threat landscape motivates both novice and skilled actors alike.