Technical White Paper – Guide to DDoS Attacks

Learn what a Distributed Denial of Service attack is and how to protect your organization.


This Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC) document is a guide to aid partners in their remediation efforts of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. This guide is not inclusive of all DDoS attack types and references only the types of attacks partners of the MS-ISAC have reported experiencing. Updated November 2017.