A booter is a tool that is useful in performing service denial attack. This simply means that one might use these tools to interrupt networking activities or make sure that you do not stay online or you stay unavailable. This kind of attack can occur to intended people or companies and they are always deliberate. Like any other tool, the booters are purchases but there are freebooters that can be used to anyone. Freebooters are helpful in institutions and businesses because they will use it to deliberately check if the system can be manipulated by any person with bad intentions. This tool provides excess pressure to the web and maybe network that can lead to crucial results like a website or a network being interrupted.
Denial services can
- Crush of service
- Flooding of service
The best-known denial services are
- Distributed DOS
- Application layer attacks
- Advanced distributed DOS
- Distributed DOS
This is the most common attack paused to many service users nowadays. This is a type of service denial whereby the attacker uses more than one IP address that is unique. Using this kind of attack is usually intended to flood the system making the system out of the site by overwhelming it. If not taken care of, it might end up crushing. The attack is usually not the end of the road for you. You can opt out of the attack by using ingressive filtering.
The second type of attack is the application layer attack. In this kind of attack, the perpetrator focuses much on the application layers. This is done by performs specific functions or features to the system. The intention is usually to disable this particular functions and features making all system to crush. This kind of attack usually affects the financial institutions by disrupting the IT.
Some people provide the service called the booter service. They usually accept payments through websites but there are those services that are absolutely free and anyone can use them. This is stress tools that can be used by unauthorized personnel to provide service attacks to networks, websites, and institutions.
As a person venturing into any networking business or the financial business, it is good to use this service to test your system. It will be able to notify you on the strength and weaknesses of your system as well as notify you when you need to improve on your system security.