Microsoft: Azure customer hit by record DDoS attack in August

I saw this pop up on my feeds yesterday and though “So what, another DDoS attack”. Then I let the fact that Azure services kept running and gave a small genuflection towards Microsoft’s security team…:

Microsoft has mitigated a record 2.4 Tbps (terabytes per second) Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attack targeting an European Azure customer during the last week of August. […]

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