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New Mirai IoT variant launched 54-hour DDoS attack against a US college
A new variant of the Mirai IoT malware was spotted in the wild when it launched a 54-hour DDoS attack against an unnamed US college.While the attack occurred on February 28, Imperva Incapsula is informing the world about it today. The researchers believe it is a new variant of Mirai, one that is “more adept at launching application layer assaults.”The average traffic flow was 30,000 requests per second (RPS) and peaked at about 37,000 RPS, which the DDoS mitigation firm said was the most it has seen out of any Mirai botnet so far. “In total, the attack generated over 2.8 billion requests.”

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Seven Essential Steps for Transitioning to Enterprise DevOps
If you are thinking about doing DevOps also think in terms of starting small, getting executive buy-in, and not reinventing the wheel.

OpenStack Database Vendor Tesora Acquired by Stratoscale
Lead commercial vendor behind the OpenStack Trove database as a service project is no no longer an independent entity.

Here's what's in Samsung's Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones
Samsung's new Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones look beautiful, and are loaded with new features that could make an upgrade worthwhile.The handsets are superfast and 4K capable, and also herald the arrival of new technologies like Bluetooth 5 and LTE gigabit modems.[ Android is now ready for real usage in the enterprise. Read InfoWorld's in-depth guide on how to make Android a serious part of your business. | Get the best office suite and the 38 best business-worthy apps for your Android device. ] We take a look inside the handsets and see how they have improved from the Samsung Galaxy S7.

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6 Things to Know about Xiaomi Redmi 4A
Xiaomi has announced the new budget device in India, the Redmi 4A. While the Redmi 3s was the cheapest Redmi device in India till date, the company has announced the new budget device for Rs 5999. The Redmi 4A brings a good hardware to this price segment and it features 5 inch HD display and is ... Copyright © 2005-2013 This feed is intended only for the personal, non-commercial use and content is copyrighted to NirmalTV.COM and may not be reproduced on other websites without permission.