Project Shield – Protecting News From Digital Attacks
Project Shield is a free service that uses Google technology to protect news sites and free expression from DDoS attacks on the web. Major features include: a) Advanced DDoS protection = Project Shield is built on Google’s infrastructure, creating a multi-layer defense system to protect your site against DDoS attacks, including layer 3/4 and layer 7 attacks; b) Free, unlimited protection – No matter the size of your website or the size of the attack, Project Shield provides free protection for news, journalist, human rights, and elections monitoring sites; and c) Customizable caching – Project Shield caches content to strengthen DDoS defenses and improve site performance, and provides advanced cache invalidation controls. You can customize the cache settings to meet your site’s needs. Other features include: 1) Real-time site analytics; 2) Support from Google; 3) SSL support; 4) Fast, reliable service; 5) Easily add new sites and admins; and 6) Bare domain support. This will be added to Journalism Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.