What is SYN Flood attack and how to prevent it?

By | 2018-06-09T15:20:22+00:00 October 14th, 2016|

A SYN flood is a form of denial-of-service attack in which an attacker sends a progression of SYN requests to an objective's framework trying to consume enough server assets to make the framework inert to authentic activity.   TCP three-way handshake Typically, when a customer begins a TCP connection with a server, the customer and [...]

What is Session Hijacking and how to prevent it?

By | 2016-10-14T16:00:28+00:00 October 14th, 2016|

What is Session Hijacking? The session hijacking is a type of web attack. It works based on the principle of computer sessions. The attack takes advantage of the active sessions. To know this in detail, we need to know what is a session. Let's see what is a session and how the session works first. [...]