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Webinar: DDoS Attacks—More Dangerous to You, Never Easier to Launch

by Nikitas Magel March 04th, 2015

Learn about the complexity and purpose behind today’s DDoS attacks and what you can do to defend your Internet presence. Join Neustar Product Marketing Manager, Joe Loveless, and Program Director for the Infrastructure Security Services research practice at IDC, Christina Richmond, as they discuss the state of today's DDoS attack landscape. Read Full Article


UltraDNS Adds EDNS Support to Enhance Directional Routing

by Raymond February 17th, 2015

Neustar is continuously working to improve our UltraDNS network and services for our customers. As of Sunday, February 15th, Neustar enabled support for EDNS client-subnet requests on our authoritative UltraDNS service. Read Full Article


.US TLD: the Year in Review, the Year Ahead

by Stephanie Duchesneau February 11th, 2015

The Chair and Vice Chair of the inaugural .US TLD Stakeholder Council summarize accomplishments in 2014 and developments in 2015. Read Full Article


FAQs for SMBs: How Small and Medium Size Businesses Can Protect Against Cyberattack

by Glenn Yorkdale February 05th, 2015

Small and medium sized businesses often lack the budgets that larger companies have in protecting against cyberattack. Coupled with the fallacy that it’s primarily larger, higher profile organizations that get hacked, this has led to widespread vulnerability among smaller businesses. But there are steps these companies can—and should—take in reducing their vulnerability, all of whose benefits far outweigh their modest costs. Read Full Article


The Shape of Cyberthreats to Come: Rodney Joffe Speaks on 2015

by Nikitas Magel January 09th, 2015

2014 was a year rife with news of large-scale security breaches of high-profile, global organizations. JPMorgan, eBay, Home Depot, the European Central Bank, and the U.S. Postal Service all appeared in headlines as targets of cyberattack. After all that cyber scandal, what more could possibly be in store for 2015? To answer that, I turned to Neustar’s resident expert, Senior Vice President and Fellow Rodney Joffe, who shared some intriguing tidbits about the current state of cyberthreats Read Full Article