TELEHOUSE, one of the world’s leading data center providers and a KDDI affiliate, has announced to its customers that they are starting to offer Verisign Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection services. With TELEHOUSE DDoS services, it will protect the most critical business assets of corporate customers and reduce the risk of DDoS attacks which are the main problem for businesses. The services will first detect and then filter out any malicious internet traffic that is intended to break or disable web-based business applications.
The Verisign DDoS protection service, a cloud-based solution, can be installed quickly and easily while providing full protection against network and application layer attacks. The OpenHybrid architecture and the Verisign DDoS service integrate seamlessly with the customer’s in-house devices and cloud-based applications to enable faster detection and reduction of DDoS attacks.
According to the Ponemon Institute report, the average cost of economic damage caused by DDoS attacks in 2016 was $4.7 million. According to Verisign’s Q1 2017 and DDoS Trends Report, DDoS attacks continue to be unpredictable and permanent, with variations in speed, size and complexity. It is also stated that this report shows a 26% increase in DDoS attacks by Verisign in the first quarter of 2017 compared to the last quarter of 2016.
“With the Verisign DDoS Protection Service, our Telehouse data centers provide our customers with a secure, uninterrupted environment to host their IT infrastructures. It secures all kinds of information and data. Thus, we can provide our customers with a value added service and added value.” said Ken Sakai, General Manager of Telehouse Europe.