DDoS Glossary

Dedicated DDoS Appliance

A DDoS appliance, also referred to as a dedicated DDoS appliance, maintains as its primary function DDoS mitigation. A DDoS appliance can be either virtual or physical. IPS and WAF often also have DDoS mitigation capabilities; however, it is not their main function and generally they are not as complete as DDoS appliances.

Related entries: WAF Appliance with DDoS

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