Denial-of-service Attack


China's 'Great Cannon' Lets Internet Censors Hack Sites Abroad

The attacks have the ability to knock out international websites offline...

Apr 10 2015, 1:51pm CDT

Hackers Take Down Destiny and CoD:Ghost Servers

Hackers Take Down Destiny and CoD:Ghost Servers

Lizard Squad claiming responsibility for the weekends attacks....

Sep 21 2014, 9:39pm CDT

Evernote Hit By Aggressive Cyber Attack

Evernote Hit By Aggressive Cyber Attack

Evernote, the note taking service with over 100 million users, has been pounded by an aggressive distributed denial of service...

Jun 11 2014, 10:02am CDT

Bitcoin Hit By 'Massive' DDoS Attack As Tensions Rise

Bitcoin Hit By 'Massive' DDoS Attack As Tensions Rise

A “massive” distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack is hitting Bitcoin, according to trading venues, in what has been a ten...

Feb 12 2014, 6:46am CST

China's Internet Went Down by Largest Denial-of-Service Attack

China's Internet Went Down by Largest Denial-of-Service Attack

China has been hit by a large scale DDOS attack on early Sunday morning that has paralyzed the parts of Internet service in the...

Aug 26 2013, 6:32am CDT

Biggest Cyber Attack Ever Underway Slowing Down Internet

Biggest Cyber Attack Ever Underway, Slowing Down Internet

A Cyber Attack against Spamhaus is underway. Experts call it the biggest cyber attack in history. It is slowing down global int...

Mar 27 2013, 9:28am CDT

BBC claims it was the target of Iranian cyber attack

BBC claims it was the target of Iranian cyber attack

Iranian hackers target news organization...

Mar 15 2012, 3:30pm CDT

Sophos Releases Windows 7 Security Report

Software and data protection firm Sophos has issued a new report on the security of Windows 7. The report aims to clarify if se...

Nov 10 2009, 1:00pm CST

Attacks on Georgian Blogger Shut Down Twitter, Facebook

Attacks on Georgian Blogger Shut Down Twitter, Facebook

Google Blogger user Cyxymu has some powerful enemies. Cyxymu lives in Georgia (his screen name is the name of a town within the...

Aug 7 2009, 10:20am CDT

BBC buys itself a little Botnet

BBC buys itself a little Botnet

The BBC tech show Click bought a botnet to show how at risk we are for cyber crimes. The botnet the BBC crew acquired containe...

Mar 13 2009, 6:00am CDT