DDoS

Smart Toothbrushes Used in Swiss DDoS Attack

UPDATE Tom's Hardware has confirmed that the Smart Toothbrush attack was actually just a hypothetical situation. Fortinet the security firm…

3 weeks ago

TOR Browser Has Been Hit By Consistent DDOS Attacks For The Last 7 Months!

TOR (The Onion Ring) is undoubtedly a highly popular browser option among the more, shall we say, enthusiast-level of online…

1 year ago

Hacking Group Anonymous Declares ‘Cyber Warfare’ on Russia

We at eTeknix are, first and foremost, a technology publication. We tend to avoid, whenever possible, giving our opinions on…

2 years ago

Was America Just Hit With a Huge DDOS Attack?

There are always groups around the world looking to push the limits of online security systems. Unfortunately, in many cases,…

4 years ago

Blizzard Says WoW Classic DDoS Attacker has been Arrested

Since it's release around a month ago, WoW Classic (World of Warcraft) has proven to be a huge success for…

4 years ago

Blizzard Confirm WoW Classic is Getting DDoS Attacks

Since it's launch late last month, WoW Classic (World of Warcraft) is proving to be hugely popular with players of…

4 years ago

Hacker For Hire Is Sent To Prison For Sending Liberia Offline

Hacker For Hire Gets Prison Sentence One of the more pervasive parts of the dark web is those who offer…

5 years ago

FBI Shuts Down 15 DDoS ‘Service’ Websites

FBI Shuts Down 15 DDoS Websites DDoS attacks are a regular issue for many online websites and companies. For those…

5 years ago

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…

6 years ago

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…

6 years ago

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…

6 years ago

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…

6 years ago

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…

7 years ago

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…

7 years ago

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…

7 years ago