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Why Prolexic

The best DDoS protection: DDoS attacks end here

Prolexic is the world’s largest & most trusted DDoS protection provider. Our DDoS protection solutions leverage proprietary DDoS filtering techniques and the world’s largest cloud-based DDoS mitigation network. We employ advanced DDoS protection routing and patent-pending anti-DDoS devices to protect your organization from all known types of DoS and DDoS denial of service attacks. Also, Prolexic is the only mitigation provider with 100% of its resources focused on DDoS mitigation and network protection.

But what does that really mean when your Internet-facing infrastructure is under DDoS attack?

It means minimized financial loss for your business – we can typically protect your business from DDoS attacks in just 1-5 minutes after traffic starts flowing through Prolexic’s scrubbing centers.

We know that minutes count, which is why we were the first DDoS protection company in the industry to stand behind a time-to-mitigate service level agreement (SLA). Simply put, massive DDoS traffic flows that overwhelm others – even the largest multi-gigabit-per-second distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks – end at Prolexic.

9 reasons why the world’s largest brands choose Prolexic for DDoS protection

  • More capacity: No one has a larger, global mitigation network to protect you from the biggest DDoS denial of service attacks. No one.
  • More responsiveness: Prolexic begins DDoS attack mitigation within minutes – and we have a DDoS protection service level agreement (SLA) to prove it.
  • More experience: Prolexic stops more DDoS denial of service attacks than many of our competitors combined – tens of thousands of DDoS attacks each year – and we’ve been protecting clients from DDoS attacks successfully for longer than anyone else.
  • More expertise: Prolexic classifies and identifies more than 100 different types of DDoS attacks and offers DDoS protection services capable of mitigating ALL of them – even new variants that have only just emerged.
  • More secure: Proprietary hardware protects your encryption keys and confidential information while providing a secure way for Prolexic to monitor and stop HTTPS attacks.
  • More support: Our security operations center for DDoS protection monitors DDoS attacks 24/7/365, compiles anti-DDoS intelligence on thousands of botnets, and informs you immediately when we detect a DDoS attack that could affect your network.
  • More flexibility: We offer a range of DDoS protection service levels and options for to meet the needs of any business.
  • More peace of mind: No attacker has been too smart and no denial of service attack has been too big or complex for Prolexic’s DDoS protection.
  • More dedicated resources: 100% of all Prolexic personnel and resources are dedicated to protecting our customers against DDoS attacks. Our security engineers have the most DDoS mitigation experience in the industry.

Prolexic gives you more – capacity, responsiveness, experience, support, flexibility and peace of mind that your company is truly protected against DDoS attacks and the damage they can cause. We save our customers millions of dollars a day. How much could a DDoS attack cost your business?

Want to learn more? Read how we have defended leading businesses from DDoS attacks in minutes in these DDoS mitigation case studies in the Prolexic Knowledge Center or call us at + 1 (888) 368 2923.

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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