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HTTP/2 Rapid Reset Zero-Day Vulnerability Exploited to Launch Record DDoS Attacks
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HTTP/2 Rapid Reset Zero-Day Vulnerability Exploited to Launch Record DDoS Attacks

On Tuesday, Google, Cloudflare, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced that they had taken action against unprecedented distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks that were based on a cutting-edge method known as HTTP/2 Rapid Reset. According to a coordinated statement from the firms, the layer 7 assaults were discovered in late August 2023. CVE-2023-44487 is the tracking number for this attack's cumulative susceptibility, and it has a CVSS score of 7.5 out of 10. Attacks on AWS and Cloudflare hit 155 million and 201 million requests per second (RPS), respectively, while attacks against Google's cloud infrastructure peaked at 398 million RPS read more HTTP2 Rapid Reset Zero Day Vulnerability Exploited to Launch Record DDoS Attacks. Stay informed with the best cybersecurity new...