Web application and DDoS attacks hit enterprises without warning or reason. Most Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks require little skill to launch with attackers can simply rent resources from DDoS-for-hire sites at a low cost.. In comparison, DDoS attacks typically result in:
Loss of confidential data
Lost user productivity
Damage to partner and customer relations
Depending on your industry, that could add up to tens of thousands of dollars in damage and in some cases it could be millions. Only 2% of organizations said their web applications had not been compromised in the past 12 months 98% said they had.