All posts tagged "DDoS"
Linux XOR DDoS botnet is capable of bombarding victims with 179 Gbps data
Security experts have revealed that a Linux botnet using XOR DDoS malware discovered last years has grown so...
Github suffers ‘largest denial-of-service attack’ ever
Popular coding site Github recently suffered from a massive distributed-denial-of-service attack which the company claims is the largest...
UK Police arrest alleged Lizard Squad member
UK Police has reportedly arrested an alleged member of the Lizard Squad, the notorious hacking group that claimed...
Microsoft Xbox Live and Sony PlayStation Network face outages on Christmas
Microsoft’s Xbox Live and Sony’s PlayStation Network faced outages on the Christmas Eve following DDoS by a hacking...
Telegram under 150Gbps DDoS attack
Cross platform messaging app Telegram has been a target of massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks for...
Sony: No personal information accessed during PSN DDoS
The DDoS attack hit PSN just a day before it was supposed to be shut for a prescheduled...
PlayStation Network stutters; hacking collective takes DDoS responsibility
It seems that just before the network was supposed to go down for a planned maintenance, hackers have...
BT: DDoS attacks on alarming rise; 4 out of 10 organizations affected last year
49 percent of the UK organisations have a response plan for DDoS attacks in place, with one-third of...
CloudFlare’s Project Galileo to combat DDoS attacks
CloudFlare has come up with Project Galileo to identify and protect the voice of public interest entities!
Feedly, Evernote DDoS’d; perpetrators demand ransom
Two of the most used services - one for its RSS service and other for note taking -...