Akamai’s back with yet another snapshot of the state of the internet and, as the foremost perpetrator of “observed attack traffic” in Q4 Reference: Akamai State of the Internet Q4 1. INcludes INsIght oN mobIle traffIc aNd coNNected deVIces from erIcssoNVolume 5. Akamai Releases Q4, ‘State of the Internet’ Report: Healthy, Growing Faster but Under Attack. By Peter Bernstein April 24, These past few days have.

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State of the Internet Connectivity Reports – 2012

Akamai’s back with yet another snapshot of the state of the internet and, surprise surprise, it’s reporting that DDoS attacks were up threefold last year versus This is non-trivial though since study after study have shown the importance of next generation knternet infrastructure on economic vitality. This is supported as well by the long-term trends observed over the five-year history of the State of the Internet Report,” explained David Belson, the report’s editor.

Turkey took over Russia’s number three spot with 4. Senior Editor Click here to read full bio. It is estimated that Akamai sees as much as 30 percent of all Internet traffic. Whether you’re binge watching, shopping, co-browsing, or doing a google search on your Smart TV, bear in mind you’re interacting with another computer….

Finally, it also should be noted that this is much more than merely anecdotal information. But data transport costs – a…. We believe that this points to greater availability of broadband connectivity, as well as increased speeds on those connections. This is one the industry and policy makers focus on and there is internft news for all of us.

The history of government actions taken to reduce the emissions of automobiles and all combustion engines is an exhaustive list going back over half a…. And, while I have not included the pertinent information about IPv4 exhaust, by all means take a close look.


These past few days have been good ones for looking at the health and welfare of the online world. There were also some other interesting factoids in the 48 page report that make it a nice companion piece to what I think are the other must read studies. For those of us who reside in the U.

Akamai: DDoS attacks tripled year-over-year in , China ranks as biggest offender

The bulk of mobile data requests sent to Akamai’s platform saw Android’s Webkit browser and Apple’s Mobile Safari come in nearly neck-and-neck at From Binge Watching to Bad Actors: To put that into better perspective, consider that the number two and three offenders — the U.

Data collected by Ericsson shows that mobile data traffic doubled from the fourth quarter of to the fourth quarter ofand grew 28 percent between the third and fourth quarter of Click here to read full bio.

Attack Traffic and Top Ports Attacked: Chinese schools keep tabs on kids with ‘intelligent uniforms’. The reason iinternet is an industry observer and analyst delight is the granularity provided in the geographic and other breakdowns that make comparisons easy.

Akamai, Q4State of the Internet Report. If you’re keen to digest even more of these sobering statistics, we recommend you hit up the source for the full executive summary and even more infographics.

The company notes that the originating country as identified by the source IP address may not represent the nation in which an attacker resides. Although when you expand that to overall network traffic, Safari reigns supreme with a Port Tje remained the most targeted port in the fourth quarter, receiving 29 percent of attack traffic. Based on data gathered from the Akamai Intelligent Platform, the report provides insight into key global statistics including: Port 23 Telnet was again second at 7.


Akamai: DDoS attacks tripled year-over-year in 2012, China ranks as biggest offender

While not necessarily a perfect indicator of future country economic performance, it is not a bad place to start. Paradoxically there are apps that can make…. Akamai can identify the top countries from which attack traffic originates, as well as the top ports targeted by these attacks.

From around the web. The country figures are particularly revealing.

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China again is the single largest volume source of observed traffic at 41 percent of the total, up from 33 percent in the prior quarter. The report also reviews mobile browser usage by network connection type collected by Akamai Alamai. Not surprisingly financial and business services were main targets but the bad guys spread their malevolence around. That stat’s just one slice of the sprawling cybersecurity picture painted by the company, which also ranks O as the foremost perpetrator of “observed attack traffic” in Q4numbering that country’s share at 41 percent.

China detains scientist who claims to have made gene-edited babies. Since a single IP address can represent multiple individuals in some cases — such as when users access the Web through a firewall or proxy server — Akamai estimates the total number staet unique Web users connecting to its platform during the quarter to be well over one billion.

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