It’s so frustrating while websites being attacked by DDoS, as not only the efforts we did for building and promoting websites became bubbles but also the reputation was lower and lower. But don’t stand aside with folded arms and wait for gains without pains. What to do after being attacked by DDoS? How to anti DDoS attacks in the future?
Firstly, remove the websites materials to another server. It’s because the DDoS has used up all useful recourse of the attacked server, in other words, the server is offline. DDoS is distributed denial of service can totally make websites slower and slower than bog down. As an e-commerce worker, you might know the server is the core for websites, just like the heart for human.
Secondly, use protected server to mask your home server to against DDoS attacks. While DDoS attacks the server, the protected server will the “fireware” or filter to mitigate DDoS attacks. Or adopt other specialized DDoS mitigation to prevent any DDoS attacks even no organize can promise you to stop 100% DDoS attacks.
Thirdly, purchase high quality application and router which can defend DDoS attacks with strong point, because weak application or router will be easier for hackers to attack. In the famous web security service provider Arbor Networks can make the routers or system with DDoS mitigation. For many people points, Arbor Networks has provided high-efficient DDoS mitigation service to some server provider, router companies and other websites owners.
Last but not least, hire or build a strong IT team to master the websites with filtering any attacks and traffic in order to guarantee the websites have good performance. In addition, any precaution can be provided to face any possible and potential attacks, especially DDoS attacks.
All in all, if you start to begin a new website or re-build website, please keep in mind that to make back-up of websites and prepare any DDoS mitigation service to protect server.