Akamai Cloud Security


Security Threat Intelligence

Security that evolves faster than your attackers.

“You need your security in the cloud and your defenses to be out where the attackers are.”
- Tom Leighton

Users expect the online experience to be always available and always secure — and for their personal and business assets to be safe. As more data and business processes move online, organizations are challenged to protect websites and infrastructure without sacrificing performance for security. Akamai brings content close to users by extending the security perimeter to the cloud to help protect against increasingly sophisticated web and data center attacks.

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  • Ponemon Institute: Trends in the Cost of Web Application & Denial of Service Attacks
    Understand the prevalence and costs of web application attacks and denial of service (DDoS) attacks, see what organizations are doing to try to stop attacks, and identify the barriers to protection.

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  • The Buyer’s Guide to Cloud Security
    This guide provides the background and metrics to match a security solution to your needs and outlines what you need to know to make the best decision.

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  • Checklist: 8 Best DDoS Mitigation Practices
    Having a DDoS mitigation plan in place can make the difference between organization-wide chaos and an orderly and timely DDoS response. This brief outlines eight steps you can take to prepare for a DDoS attack.

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  • How Do You Measure Protection in the Cloud?
    When choosing a cloud security solution, it can be challenging comparing capacity, response time, and support. Our infographic explains which numbers matter, and what questions you should be asking.

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Threat Intelligence Learning Center

  • Latest Threat Advisories
    Akamai's cybersecurity experts conduct research, digital forensics and post-event analysis on every major threat vector. These reports can help your organization make more informed, proactive decisions.

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  • Security Commentary and Blog
    Akamai’s security experts research and report on the latest threat vectors and methods for mitigating them. Stay abreast of latest security threats with our security advisories, podcasts and blog posts.

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  • State of the Internet Security
    Get the latest report on DDoS attack trends including origins, tactics, types, targets, and hot-topic security issues.

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Akamai Security Solutions

  • Brochure: Cloud Security Solutions
    Protect your organization, customers, and employees from ever-evolving cyberthreats with Akamai’s cloud security solutions. Via 24/7 monitoring, we collect and analyze terabytes of attack data, billions of bot requests, and hundreds of millions of IP addresses to solidify your defenses and keep you informed.

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  • Cloud Security Products
    Akamai’s security products can safeguard your websites and other Internet-facing applications from the risks of downtime and data theft by extending the security perimeter to the edge of the network, protecting from increasing frequency, scale and sophistication of web and data center attacks.

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