PH ISPs Becoming More Responsive to Abuse Alerts:’s MD Findings

Wilson Chua
2 min readOct 27, 2023


In the realm of internet security, having a security team that is PRO-active to threats is essential for safeguarding our digital world. One critical aspect of this understanding is the Malevolent Duration (MD). MD is a concept that has gained significance recently with the rise in high profile data breaches.

A recent study conducted by has revealed a promising trend — an improvement in Malevolent Duration among Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in the Philippines. (Lower values are better)

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The findings from’s recent study show that the internet security landscape is evolving in a positive direction, with ISPs actively working to protect their users from cyber threats. This is a testament to the ongoing efforts to make the online world safer and more secure.

The findings of this study are particularly encouraging:

  1. Improvement in MD: The study revealed that most ISPs that dealt with have shown an improvement in Malevolent Duration. This suggests that these ISPs have enhanced their cybersecurity measures to detect and mitigate threats more swiftly.
  2. Enhanced Threat Response: A shorter MD indicates that ISPs are actively working to protect their users from cyber threats. This is a positive sign for the security of their networks and the services they provide.
  3. Collaborative Efforts: The improvement in MD also suggests that ISPs may be collaborating more effectively with security experts and sharing threat intelligence to bolster their defenses.

As fellow professionals in the ever-evolving field of internet security, we understand that the collaborative efforts of our peers are vital in fortifying our digital fortresses.’s findings bring hope to our collective mission, showing that Philippine ISPs are stepping up their game and responding more effectively to abuse alerts.

Sharing this article with your friends in the security field can spark discussions, inspire new strategies, and foster a sense of unity in our pursuit of a safer online world.

Let’s ensure that the positive trends highlighted here continue to ripple across the cybersecurity community, making our digital ecosystem more resilient, secure, and trustworthy for all. Don’t hesitate to share this article with your fellow security enthusiasts and let’s work together to fortify our digital defenses.

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