The Web infrastructure company's patch was supposed to have handled the problem. Turns out it protects only three of six critical encryption values.
There were 4K TVs all over CES, but there is still a lack of 4K content available. Considerably more bandwidth is required to stream 4K video online, which is a challenge Akamai says it's working to solve.
China remains the largest culprit, with 41 percent of fourth-quarter observed attack traffic originating in the country, up from 33 percent in the third quarter.
The company also says the U.S. still has a long way to go to catch up with No. 1 South Korea in terms of average broadband speed, but the gap narrowed a bit in the third quarter.
Yahoo's CEO search continues, as another potential candidate--David Kenny, former Akamai president and director--denies rumors that he'll replace Carol Bartz.
Akamai's State of the Internet report reveals that the average connection speed in South Korea is about 16Mbps. In the U.S., it's 5.8Mbps.
Akamai Technologies employee is accused of sharing sensitive company information with an individual he believed was an "agent of a foreign government."
Largest content delivery network says it has right servers, server design, and the know-how to help sites fend off DDoS attacks.
While Netflix appears to be preparing to hand Limelight and Level 3 most of the content-distribution responsibilities, the video service says reports it is unhappy with Akamai's performance are inaccurate.
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