Amanda Fakhreddine

CLDAP Reflection DDoS Advisory

Blog Post created by Amanda Fakhreddine Employee on Apr 13, 2017

The Akamai Security Intelligence Response Team (SIRT) recently identified a new Connection-less Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (CLDAP) reflection and amplification method. This advisory analyzes the capabilities of and potential defenses against this new type of reflection attack.


Authors: Jose Arteaga & Wilber Mejia


Full advisory available here!