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It’s Time for a Serious Talk: 3 Questions to Ask Your DNS Host about Lowering DDoS Risks

It’s no secret that DDoS attacks are worsening by the day. From the largest financial institutions to smaller Internet companies, everyone’s a target—including DNS providers like us. Neustar provides UltraDNS and recently dealt with an attack on our network that was massive by industry standards, impacting our customers and even our upstream providers. In the […]

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Worm by Mark Bowden

Neustar Celebrates WORM the Latest Book by Mark Bowden

Last night Neustar’s CEO Lisa Hook and Executive VP, Scott Blake Harris, hosted a book signing party in Neustar’s DC office for Mark Bowden, author of seven books including the non-fiction classic Black Hawk Down, for his latest non-fiction release, WORM The First Digital World War. WORM tells the story of the Conficker worm, one […]

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Counterterrorism Expert and Bestselling Author Richard Clarke Visits Neustar

In the words of Neustar Chairman and CEO Jeff Ganek, Neustar exists to “make communications work better,” and cyber security factors more and more heavily into that mission each day. On the heels of the highly successful Intelligence Squared debate on June 8 at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. – for which Neustar was the sole corporate underwriter – the company welcomed Richard Clarke to its office on Pennsylvania Avenue on Friday, July 30.An internationally-recognized expert on homel..

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The Great Cyber War Debate

By Underwriting June 8 Intelligence Squared Event, Neustar Presents a Much-Needed, Much-Appreciated “Public Service” Last week’s Intelligence Squared debate “The Cyber War Threat Has Been Grossly Exaggerated” changed minds, shattered preconceived notions and hammered home many salient points about the ever-evolving nature of malicious online activity. The debate was presented at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., and Neustar was responsible for coaxing Intelligence Squared to leave its home in…

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Neustar Cyber Security Forum at Wembley Stadium June 11, 2010

We’re hosting a cool event at Wembley Stadium in the UK on June 11th, opening day of the 2010 Fifa World Cup. If you’re in the UK and Cyber Security is important to your business register here, experts from industry and law enforcement will provide an overview of the Internet and network threat landscape and offer insights into how to incorporate Internet security into your current threat & vulnerability analysis framework…

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