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Online hackers are increasingly targeting Latin America, with Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico most at risk. The Cipher Brief talked with Pablo Dubois, a data center and security product manager based in Argentina, about the current cyber threat landscape.

The Cipher Brief: Your company – Level 3, a global network services provider – recently produced a threat report revealing that 12 percent of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks target Latin America, and that number is escalating. What are DDoS attacks and what is the impact? Who do attackers target? Why is the number of attacks increasing throughout Latin America?

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