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On December 5th, PIR hosted a critical 3-hour discussion on the future of cyber security with a focus on Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. DDoS attacks are an all-too-common reality in today’s Internet landscape and are an escalating global problem. Whether a DDoS attack is motivated by criminal intent, like cyber extortion, or is executed as an extreme form of free expression, the resulting service interruptions can have wide-ranging effects. This program addressed the motives behind and targets of DDoS attacks. Below are helpful links and information on how to mitigate DDoS attacks.