YELP Tech Talk

  • Gates Hillman Centers
  • Reddy Conference Room 4405
  • FRED H
Career Presentation

Weathering a DDoS Attack at Yelp

In a DDoS attack, hackers enlist large numbers of machines - ofte a botnet - to flood a website with enough traffic tot take it down. In this talk, we'll describe Yelp's experience withstanding a major DDoS attack.  We'll cover how DDoS works, what it was like for Yelp engineers, and what we learned about incident response.

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Dinner provided.

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