Prototype security software blocks DDoS attacks

Prototype security software blocks DDoS attacks

Researchers have come up with host-based security software that blocks distributed denial-of-service attacks without swamping the memory and CPU of...

October 5th, 2009 Tim Greene

BREAKING NEWS: Twitter falls to DDoS attack

BREAKING NEWS: Twitter falls to DDoS attack

Twitter confirmed this morning that its site has been taken down by a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack.As of 11:30 a.m. ET...

August 6th, 2009 Sharon Gaudin

DDOS attacks against South Korean Web sites continue

DDOS attacks against South Korean Web sites continue

For the third day in a row a number of major public and private Web sites in South Korea have...

July 9th, 2009 Martyn Williams

Online attack hits US government Web sites

Online attack hits US government Web sites

A botnet composed of about 50,000 infected computers has been waging a war against U.S. government Web sites and causing...

July 8th, 2009 IDG News Service