DDoS attacks threaten free speech, says report

DDoS attacks threaten free speech, says report

Computer attacks launched against sites run by human rights and dissident media groups threaten to knock free speech off the...

December 22nd, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Super firewall soon to stop DDOS attacks

Super firewall soon to stop DDOS attacks

Computer researchers in Europe are developing a new prototype architecture for halting distributed denial-of-service (DDOS) attacks, where a barrage of...

July 13th, 2006 Jeremy Kirk

The Million Dollar Home Page comes under fire

The Million Dollar Home Page comes under fire

The wildly successful pixel-powered Web page of a British university student is coming under increasingly intense DDOS (distributed denial of...

January 15th, 2006 Jeremy Kirk

Al-Jazeera hobbled by DDOS attack

Al-Jazeera hobbled by DDOS attack

The Arab satellite television network Al-Jazeera suffered a second day of sustained distributed denial of service (DDOS) attacks against its...

March 31st, 2003 Paul Roberts

Teach your children well

Teach your children well

As the computer war advances and defensive technology improves, malicious code writers have been forced to get more creative. With...

May 16th, 2002 Chris Conrath

Number of hacks, zombies rises

Number of hacks, zombies rises

Hackers vandalized and defaced more than 5,800 Web pages last year, up from about 3,800 in 1999, according to Attrition.org,...

January 25th, 2001 Dan Verton