Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ

What hardware is needed to protect my network?

  • Router BGP,
  • Router or switch with feature to mirror traffic or NetFlow,
  • server for Wanguard installation.

Additional server specs are below.

What does ITORO provide?

  • ITORO can provide you with knowledge and very fast installation for blackholing or filtering DDoS attacks.
  • Our experience and our Adrisoft partnership gives us an ultimate in-depth understanding allowing us to fine tune your setup for best performance and lowest latency in response to any threat.
  • We guide you through the whole process and answer any questions that may arise, empowering you to become a DDoS ninja for your network.

Why port mirror is better than flow monitoring?

Mirroring of traffic gives an almost instant response compared to Netflow. Netflow data is aggregated on a router/switch and then processed to Wanguard. Short pulse attacks (shorter than 30 seconds) can reach your network before Netflow and BGP Blackholing can act.

What payment methods do you accept at ITORO?

ITORO accepts Bank wire transfer. We require all international transfers to us to be made with the OUR instruction (You pay all transfer charges. We receive the exact invoiced amount).

What is the recommended server requirements for Wanguard server with 1x10GE Sensor:

Wanguard with 1x10GE traffic mirroring port:
Processor: Intel XEON E3-1220 (4 cores 3.1 GHz)
HDDs: 1xSSD for Debian or RAID 1 for 2 SSDs, 1 SSD for Wanguard graphs
RAM: 32 GB RAM

Those specs may vary depending on :

  • traffic volumes and packets per seconds
  • traffic capture engine (PF_RING, DPDK, libpcap etc)
  • settings applied to Wanguard

Intel XEON Processors table chart
AMD processors are also supported.You may compare AMD vs Intel models and choose similar model based on performance.
For this task we recommend CPU Boss site
Before buying a server for Your Wanguard contact us.

What is the recommended server requirements for Wanguard server with 2x10GE and 2x Sensor:

Processor: Intel XEON E5-4627 v2 (8 cores 3.3 GHz)
HDDs: 1xSSD for Debian or RAID 1 for 2xSSDs, 1 SSD for Wanguard graphs
RAM: 32 GB RAM.

Those specs may vary depending on :

  • traffic volumes and packets per seconds
  • traffic capture engine (PF_RING, DPDK, libpcap etc)
  • settings applied to Wanguard.

If you didn’t find an answer to your question, please contact with us.

Is your business safe?

Cyber attacks can affect your network anytime. Don't wait, be active in your defence.

See Plans & Pricing