DDoS Attack Brick Wall

Worry more about small app layer DDoS attacks than huge network blasts, says Canadian vendor

Massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks have been grabbing headlines recently, with cyber security reporter Brian Krebs being forced...

October 4th, 2016 Howard Solomon

software developer platform GitHUB

GitHUB systems working, but DDoS attack continues

Software developer platform GitHUB, today reported that its systems are operating at 100 per cent capacity even as the distributed...

March 30th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

DDoS Attack Brick Wall

5 must-read cloud stories for March 30

GitHUB hit by massive DDoS attacks Software developer platform GitHUB is recovering from what has been called the largest cyber...

March 30th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

Toronto, Ottawa police, SC Web sites shut down after attack

The Toronto Police Service’s Web site was down Sunday following a series of denial of service attacks that hit the...

November 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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