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New Strategies for Fighting DDoS

Neustar's Margee Abrams on the Hybrid Approach to Defense
New Strategies for Fighting DDoS

Neustar has just released its State of DDoS report. What are the highlights? Margee Abrams of Neustar offers insights into the key findings and how organizations are successfully defending against attacks.

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In an interview recorded at RSA Conference 2015, Abrams discusses:

  • Highlights of the new report;
  • Current gaps in DDoS defenses;
  • Why the hybrid approach is the most effective DDoS mitigation strategy.

As director of IT security services product marketing at Neustar, Abrams is responsible for building and driving the company's IT security services strategy. Her team is specifically focused on the company's DDOS, DNS and Web performance monitoring services. She formerly worked at Verizon Communications, where she deployed the company's first advanced persistent threat protection service. Prior to joining Verizon, Abrams served in Booz Allen Hamilton's Cyber Security Center of Excellence, with a focus on threat analytics.


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Tom Field

Tom Field

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Field is responsible for all of ISMG's 28 global media properties and its diverse cadre of senior-level editors and reporters. He also helped to develop and lead ISMG's award-winning Summit series that has brought together security practitioners and industry influencers from around the world, as well as ISMG's series of exclusive executive roundtables.




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