After confirming an issue with their DTLS, a TLS protocol for UDP, Citrix has added settings to enable administrators to protect against the recent Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) against the NetScaler ADC appliance. The DDoS attack used DTLS to amplify network traffic sent to vulnerable devices and overwhelm network throughput. If the affected network does not already have enough bandwidth to endure a smaller Denial of Service attack, the ADC appliance would quickly overwhelm even larger networks belonging to Steam and Xbox’s services.
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