DDoS Attack

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1. A Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack utilises a large number of systems to flood the network operations throughout the organization.

Note (1): This term is a more advanced form of Denial of Service Attack.
Related Term: Configuration Exploitation

(Source: Business Continuity Management Institute - BCM Institute)


2. Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks leverage large numbers of systems to disrupt network operations across large networks.
Source: (Verizon, 2017)