Threat Intelligence Report EclecticIQ Fusion Center Report: DDoS Attack Stemming from Memcached Servers Hits GitHub (English)

Earlier this week Cloudflare and various security researchers were reporting on an obscure amplification attack vector using the memcached protocol, coming from UDP port 11211. On Wednesday. GitHub experienced a DDoS attack stemming from memcached servers.

Report from EclecticIQ Fusion Center from Friday 2 March 2018.

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