Hackers love an easy target. They aim to gain personal information, disable the website, or make some quick cash (sometimes all of these at once).
While no one would want to undergo a DDoS attack and risk downtime, many companies don’t have the proper procedures and equipment in place to successfully prevent or mitigate an attack. For something that may never happen, many look at DDoS protection as a sunk cost.
The question is, are you willing to risk the cost of a DDoS attack in order to save some money now? Find out just how much you’re putting at stake if you skimp on security.