The Illustrated Guide to Security

If a picture's worth 1,000 words, these illustrations and diagrams have a lot to say about security. A dozen interesting and illuminating looks at data center security, image spam, forts and castles, and much more from CSO's archives.

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If a picture's worth 1,000 words, these illustration and diagrams have a lot to teach about security. A dozen interesting and illuminating looks at data center security, image spam, forts and castles, and much more from CSO's archives.

Each headline links to the full diagram and story.

timeline of denial of service attack

What it's like to get hit by a DDoS attack

Akamai illustrates traffic trends during a 2009 DDoS attack emanating from IP addresses in Korea

physical security for data centers

19 ways to physically secure your data center

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