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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 nation. It has come under siege due to this act of sabotage. Many .cn websites went offline fully or partially for many hours inculding Amazon.cn, Sina Weibo and Bank of China.
Read more Aug 26 2013, 6:32am CDT
 

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Amplification, reflection DDoS attacks increase 35 percent in Q1 2014

Source: SC Magazine

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The Q1 2014 Global DDoS Attack Report reveals that amplification and reflection distributed denial-of-service attacks are on the ...
Full article at: SC Magazine 2 hours ago
 

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DDoS attacks increase 47% in Q1: Akamai

Source: Tech Radar

Variety Entertainment And Technology Summit
DDoS attacks were 47% more frequent in Q1 of 2014 than in Q1 of last year, according to a report by Akamai Technologies and the recently acquired Prolexic. The study, Prolexic Q1 2014 Global DDoS Attack Report, also revealed a 50% decrease in average attack duration, from 35 hours to 17 hours when comparing Q1 2014 to the same quarter last year. “Innovation in the DDoS marketplace is resulting in tools that inflict more d ...
Full article at: Tech Radar 1 day ago, 10:13am 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
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DDoS Attackers Change Techniques To Wallop Sites

Source: NetworkWorld

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Criminals behind distributed denial of service attacks are relying less on traditional botnets and more on techniques capable of launching larger assaults on w ...
Full article at: NetworkWorld 1 day ago, 7:08am CDT
 

Defense.net

Source: Top Ten Reviews

Trent Barrett, Justin Hodges and Jamie Lyon
Defense.net, a distributed denial of service attack mitigation provider, is technically a startup. However, it has an impressive pedigree: Barrett Lyon, the founder, is also the founder of Prolexic, the first commercial venture to prevent DDoS attacks for clients. Now that Akamai has purchased Prolexic, Defense.net is Lyon’s opportunity to... ...
Full article at: Top Ten Reviews 3 days ago, 1:15pm CDT
 

New federal rule requires banks to fight DDoS attacks

Source: NetworkWorld

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Banks and financial institutions regulated by the federal government must now monitor for distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks against their networks and have a plan in place to try and mitigate against such attacks, a federal regulat ...
Full article at: NetworkWorld Apr 4 2014, 7:49am CDT
 

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Attackers exploited a vulnerability in a popular video-sharing site to hijack users' browsers for use in a large-scale distributed denial-of-service attack, according to researchers from We ...
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More than 24M home routers enabling DNS amplification DDoS attacks

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More than 24 million home routers have open DNS proxies that enable DNS-based DDoS attacks, and 5.3 million of the devices were used to generate attack traffic in Febru ...
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