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Business & MBA

LinkedIn Snaps Up Drawbridge

Drawbridge, a company that provides Marketing Tooling to understand customers better, is LinkedIn’s second known acquisition in 8 Months. The volume of the deal is unknown.

LinkedIn snaps up Drawbridge

LinkedIn just acquired its 22nd-known company: Drawbridge. The smaller company will integrate with LinkedIn’s marketing services. The move jumps off of LinkedIn’s own growth in providing marketing tooling, according to the company’s blog post. LinkedIn claims that its “Marketing Solutions” business “accelerated” […]

Source: LinkedIn Snaps Up Drawbridge, Its Second Known Acquisition In 8 Months

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Internet & Culture

Ocedo acquired by Riverbed

Riverbed Announces Acquisition of Leading SD-WAN Provider Ocedo 

Acquisition accelerates Riverbed’s strategy to deliver next-generation software-defined networking solutions to customers, and creates significant new growth opportunities

Guess that’s good news for the distribution of Ocedo’s products.

via: Ocedo acquired by Riverbed

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Internet & Culture

IPv4

Straight outta addresses.

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Internet & Culture

Black Hat: Ad-Network Attack Vector #ddos

JavaScript als Grundlage fast aller HTML5 Innovation wird auch gerne von Werbenetzwerken benutzt um nervige Bilder und Banner anzuzeigen. Am liebsten auf Millionen von Webseiten gleichzeitig und am besten auch gleich so, dass man die gleiche Werbung auf allen Webseiten sieht bis man gekauft hat. Sofern man denn zur richtigen Zielgruppe gehört. Auf der Blackhat hat sich mal jemand Gedanken gemacht, was man für ein paar Cent pro Tausenderreichweite noch alles machen kann.

Still, the two tested proof-of-concept ads that could be used for DDoS attacks on web applications, distributed brute-force cracking of encrypted password “hashes,” and cross domain brute force attacks on passwords.

via IT World