AuthenticationA website is slow to confirm if a password is correct. This can help to defend against brute force guesses of passwords.
NetworksA security device intentionally slows connections to a network in order to defend against a distributed denial of service attack.
|Definition||A resource that is intentionally slow in order to prevent or defend against information security attacks.|
|Related Concepts||HoneypotInformation SecurityAuthenticationNetworkingBrute Force|