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No, generally not, although of course they say they can. DDoS is about volume UTM is almost always at the local end of Internet access Therefore, DDoS can usually fill the Internet pipe before even reaching a UTM device. The reasoning - By definition a DDoS - being Distributed - is taking advantage of multiple attack points to generate a level of ...


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No single measure can effectively prevent DDoS attacks. You can, however, reroute traffic or reconfigure the network infrastructure (both logical and physical, which might cause a bit of an overhead, but still, availability is key) in attempt to still deliver your content and reduce the incoming DDoS traffic. The reason why DDoS is such a lingering threat ...


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Actually, the question is about can or cannot, not about how or how much, and therefore IDS and UTM systems claims some level of DDoS defense. Not complete defense, because in theory there is no complete defense against DDoS attack. Almost every modern firewall and intrusion protection system (IPS) claims some level of DDoS defense. Some Unified Threat ...



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