TCP 3-way handshake

To establish a connection, TCP uses a three-way handshake Read more

Amplification

The process of increasing the volume of traffic Read more

Bot

A zombie (also known as a bot) is a computer that a remote attacker has accessed and set up to forward transmissions (including spam and viruses) to other computers on the Internet

Web server

A web server is an information technology that processes requests via HTTP, the basic network protocol used to distribute information on the World Wide Web

Web service

A Web service is a service offered by an electronic device to another electronic device, communicating with each other via the World wide web

Domain

A domain name is an identification string that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority or control within the Internet

Internet bot

An Internet bot, also known as web robot, WWW robot or simply bot, is a software application that runs automated tasks (scripts) over the Internet

Bandwidth

Bandwidth is the bit-rate of available or consumed information capacity expressed typically in metric multiples of bits per second

Proxy

Proxy server is a server (a computer system or an application) that acts as an intermediary for requests from clients seeking resources from other servers

Router

A router is a networking device