DDoS

FCC Vote to Kill Net Neutrality–Releases Video Mocking Advocates

Ajit Pai Admits FCC Lied About 2017 DDoS Attack

Ajit Pai Admits FCC Lied About 2017 DDoS Attack On May the 8th 2017 in response to the initial steps towards the removal of Net Neutrality protections, the FCC claimed that it ...

August 7, 2018 at 4:13 pm by
blizzard

Blizzard Report DDOS Attack On Network Providers

Update! Reports are beginning to suggest that the attack may indeed have been on Blizzard specific servers. We are awaiting further details. Blizzard Report DDOS Attack On ...

July 10, 2018 at 3:50 pm by
world of warcraft wow elysium

World of Warcraft DDOS Attacker Jailed For A Year

A hacker who operating a DDOS Campaign against World of Warcraft faces a year in prison One of the major factors when it comes to companies who provide online services is the ...

May 8, 2018 at 2:04 pm by
github

GitHub Subject To The Worlds Biggest DDOS Attack

GitHub The website GitHub is popularly used by coders who either want help with their coding or are willing to check others to help them solve their coding troubles. For those ...

March 2, 2018 at 2:59 pm by

Mirai Botnet Launches Fresh 54-Hour DDoS Attack

A new variant of the Mirai botnet has launched a fresh distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that lasted over three days. Mirai – run by a type of malware able to ...

March 31, 2017 at 1:00 am by

Reviewer Under Attack for Giving Zelda: BotW a 7/10 Score

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been out a little over a week now and it has received wildly positive reviews. For a short while, it even shared the rank of ...

March 13, 2017 at 1:00 pm by

Mirai Worm Author Anna-Sempai Unmasked

The Mirai botnet, which takes control of unsecured IoT devices to launch massive DDoS attacks, wreaked havoc last year after its developer, known only as Anna-Sempai, released ...

January 20, 2017 at 5:30 pm by

Mirai Botnet Takes Down One Million German Routers

Mirai — the worm responsible for infecting tens of millions of IoT devices which were used as a botnet to DDoS managed DNS infrastructure provider Dyn in October — has ...

December 4, 2016 at 9:00 pm by

Internet Society Attacks State of Global Online Security

International non-profit the Internet Society (ISOC) has taken a long look at global online security, and it does not like what it sees. In a new report, prompted by a ...

November 28, 2016 at 9:00 pm by

Angry Gamer Triggered Second Biggest DDoS of 2016

Last month, managed DNS infrastructure provider Dyn was hit by a massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack, taking out popular sites, such as Twitter, reddit, and ...

November 22, 2016 at 8:00 pm by

John McAfee Points Finger over Massive DDoS Attack

On Friday (21st October), a malicious party was responsible for a huge DDoS attack on Managed DNS infrastructure provider Dyn, taking out sites like Twitter, SoundCloud, ...

October 23, 2016 at 11:00 pm by
DDoS Attacks

Record-Breaking DDoS Was Delivered By 145k Hacked Cameras

DDoS attacks are nothing new, they’re going on all the time around the web, taking down websites, companies, stores, you name it. However, the attack that recently took ...

September 30, 2016 at 6:43 pm by

Is Someone Plotting to Take Down the Whole Internet?

A renowned security technologist has revealed that someone – possibly Chinese or Russian – is planning to take down the online infrastructures that effectively run the ...

September 13, 2016 at 10:45 pm by

Hacking Group Claim Responsibility for Pokemon GO Servers Being Down

If you haven’t been living under a rock for the past month, you’ll know about Pokemon Go. The monster collecting augmented reality game has taken the world by ...

July 16, 2016 at 5:40 pm by

Lizard Squad Using CCTV Cameras to DDoS People

Lizard Squad were made famous when they claimed responsibility for the outage of both Playstation’s and Xbox’s multiplayer over the Christmas period. Since then ...

July 4, 2016 at 9:00 am by

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