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DDoS Protection and Mitigation Videos

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are constantly evolving, so it’s important to stay up-to-date on the latest DDoS trends as well as DDoS detection and mitigation tools and techniques.

Watch these videos to learn how to you can stop DDoS attacks and choose the best DDoS protection provider, then visit and subscribe to the Prolexic YouTube channel.

Discover how Akamai & Prolexic will work together to provide the most comprehensive web security and data center protection for the evolving cyber threat landscape. 4:22 minutes
A Tour of Prolexic’s DDoS Security Operations Center
Look inside our SOC, where DDoS attack emergency calls are received and DDoS attacks stopped. See the advanced tools that we use and learn how our SOC engineers escalate alerts and block changing attack vectors in real-time. 6:10 minutes
Fighting Back Against DDoS Attacks
This video provides an overview of DDoS attacks, DDoS protection, and the DDoS protection service provided by Prolexic, the largest and most trusted DDoS mitigation service provider. 5:49 minutes
PLXportal: Sharp, up-to-the minute views of your entire network perimeter
Prolexic customers have a unique DDoS protection resource: the PLXportal. Watch and analyze DDoS attacks in real-time with drill-down detail for deep network analysis. 3:21 minutes
Prolexic In Action: Mitigating a 160 Gbps DDoS Attack
In April 2013, Prolexic mitigated a sustained multi-vector DDoS attack, peaking at 160 Gbps and 120 packets-per-second (pps), against one of our enterprise clients. The video illustrates Prolexic’s DDoS mitigation process in the cloud. 3:22 minutes
Two Banks Under the Same DDoS Attack
See the vast differences in website response between a Prolexic client averaging only two second response times while under active DDoS attack and a competing financial institution plagued by outages and lengthy delays. 2:39 minutes
DDoS Protection: 12 Questions to Ask a DDoS Mitigation Provider
Choosing a DDoS mitigation provider is not a one-size-fits-all proposition. Learn 12 powerful questions that will help you identify the right DDoS mitigation provider for your business. 2:12 minutes
Lights Out: How Do You Know If a DDoS Mitigation Provider Can Protect Your Business
Will a DDoS attack shut down your business and put you and your customers in the dark? 1:21 minutes

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Customer Spotlight
  • Alliant Credit Union

    Prolexic DDoS protection keeps more than 50,000 daily users online

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  • Fragrance and Beauty Products Retailer

    A DDoS attack takes down this popular site for 24 hours. Prolexic restores in 5 minutes.

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  • Leading Online Jewelry Retailer

    A DDoS attack took down the site of a premier jewelry retailer for nearly three days.

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  • Online Options Trading

    Financial services firm avoids extortion attempt. Prolexic keeps web site up during vicious Layer 7 attack.

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  • e-Commerce Startup

    When others couldn't mitigate the latest DDoS attack, a "daily deal" web site called Prolexic: problem solved in 2 hours.

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  • A Leading Content Rating Organization

    A 9 million packets per second DDoS attack brings down web site before Prolexic steps in.

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  • Spa and Wellness Firm

    Prolexic quickly stops a combination Layer 4 and 7 DDoS attack after a host's mitigation capabilities falls short.

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  • Foundation Management

    Prolexic mitigates GET flood in minutes for new client after Sunday night emergency call.

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  • Web site building and hosting services firm

    Prolexic mitigates Layer 4 UDP flood peaking at 6.2 Gbps. Protects 6 million Yolasites.

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  • Online Movie Subscription Service

    After seeing all traffic route to Prolexic, hackers pull the plug on DDoS attack.

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  • IPG Holdings Limited

    Prolexic mitigates Layer 7 GET floods targeting payment processing platform.

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  • VirtualRoad.org

    Prolexic mitigates politically motivated attacks against web hosting company's clients.

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  • Financial Services Firm Global eSolutions

    Prolexic mitigates Layer 3, 4 and 7 attacks against Forex trading platform.

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  • Krebs on Security

    Prolexic fends off Pandora DNS amplification attacks for popular cyber security blog.

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  • e-Commerce Provider of Printed Promotion Items

    Prolexic mitigates two-week Layer 7 DDoS attack campaign.

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  • Global Blogging Site

    Prolexic protects freedom of speech for 30 million users targeted by six-month political DDoS campaign.

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  • Online Credit Card Site

    Prolexic mitigates Layer 4 DDoS attacks against Ixaris site, EntroPay.com.

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  • e-Commerce Web Site

    Prolexic mitigates 25-40 Gbps Layer 3 DDoS attacks against online auto parts retailer.

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  • Timepieces e-Commerce Site

    Prolexic keeps World of Watches ticking after DDoS attack flood site.

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  • PayPro Global

    Prolexic mitigates 16-hour Layer 7 DDoS attack on software distribution site.

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  • Henyep Capital Markets

    Prolexic keeps Henyep accessible and trading through multiple SYN, GET and ICMP flood attacks.

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  • Australia’s #1 Job Search Website

    Prolexic keeps Seek.com.au online and incident-free for millions of job seekers.

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  • e-Commerce Hosting Provider for Top Tier Sites

    Prolexic keeps Americaneagle.com and its customers generating revenue

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  • Customer ROI requires online accessibility and reliability

    Prolexic ensures Clickpoint! Media's online services are available and incident-free

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  • University Federal Credit Union

    Prolexic's mitigation services now protect credit union with US$1.6 Billion in assets

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  • 1ink.com

    Prolexic mitigates 70 Gbps SYN flood DDoS attack for popular ink retailer

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  • Arab National Bank

    Builds strong DDoS defense to serve online banking customers and e-trade site

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  • OnCourse Systems for Education

    Prolexic succeeded where two other mitigation firms failed

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