DDoS Simulation using DNS Aliases

Background

Recently, we encountered a security incident for one of our major BFSI clients. This client was hit by a DDoS attack. The victim received an email the previous day asking them to either pay certain ransom amount or become the victim of this attack. The severity of the attack would increase if the victim did not pay the ransom money to the cyber-terrorist group. The victim was using a well-known Cloud Service Provider’s Network to host one of their static web application.

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