In a recent blog post on the Microsoft Azure website, the company detailed how they were able to thwart one of the largest DDoS attacks recorded, which hit one their Azure customers in the effort of 2.4Tbps bandwidth. But Microsoft also says this is one of the largest attacks they have recorded, which previously had a record rate of 1Tbps, which means this new effort is 140% higher /
In a way that Microsoft is trying to emphasize the security and stability of its Azure services, even though they are remarkably able to thwart the attack, it is clear that Microsoft is trying to show that it has the right chops. to help maintain its services and facilities despite major attacks on it.
According to Microsoft, “However, Azure’s DDoS protection platform, built on distributed DDoS discovery and minimized pipelines, can absorb tens of terabits of DDoS attacks. This combined capability can greatly absorb high levels of DDoS threats,” he said. it gives our customers the protection they need. ”