Warning to small business: The hackers are coming for you

If you think your business is too small to be of interest to hackers, you should think again, say cyber...

March 9th, 2017 Cindy Baker

DDoS attack signals time for a two-tier Internet to boost security: Expert

Last week’s distributed denial-of-service attack that temporarily crippled managed DNS provider Dyn. Inc., customers including Twitter has prompted a security...

October 24th, 2016 Howard Solomon

IT problems, computer flaws, glitches

DDoS attacks cost businesses US$40,000 per hour: Report

The good news is that the majority of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks aimed at corporations tend to be...

November 17th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

NDP drops leadership DDoS investigation

NDP drops leadership DDoS investigation

It made national headlines last spring when voting in the race that elected Thomas Mulcair leader of the NDP was disrupted by...

August 9th, 2012 Jeff Jedras

Alleged LulzSec member indicted in U.S.

Alleged LulzSec member indicted in U.S.

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA -- A U.S. federal grand jury has indicted Ryan Cleary, a British citizen, accusing him of orchestrating a...

June 14th, 2012 Jeremy Kirk

The new DDoS: Silent, organized and profitable

The new DDoS: Silent, organized and profitable

Depending on how unscrupulous your business practices are, a denial-of-service attack can give you a competitive advantage. From keeping competitors...

May 24th, 2012 brian bloom

DDoS attackers turning to simple ‘booter’ scripts

DDoS attackers turning to simple ‘booter’ scripts

LONDON, U.K -- Internet criminals are sidestepping the need to launch DDoS attack from large networks of malware-compromised bot PCs by...

May 3rd, 2012 John E Dunn

Interview: A lesson in DDoS attacks

Interview: A lesson in DDoS attacks

This week on the podcast, Mark Teolis of DOSArrest brings us up to speed on the evolution of the distributed...

April 20th, 2012 jd speedy

RCMP: Interpol

RCMP: Interpol

The RCMP says Interpol is teaching the world new ways to outsmart hackers. And Canadian law enforcement is paying close...

February 29th, 2012 brian bloom