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News about distributed denial of service (DDoS)
  • More DDoS attacks will be application based: Gartner

    Hackers are adapting distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks and combining these with social engineering tactics to try and infiltrate banks during 2013, warns Gartner.

  • DDoS attacks bolster cloud website optimiser

    Enterprise product in the making and ‘loved’ by disbanded hacker group LulzSec.

    The constant and very real threat of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks aimed at headline grabbing “hacker” groups, such as Lulz Security and Anonymous, have helped one tech start-up pick up new business.

  • After DDoS and Patriot Act order, WikiLeaks opens floodgates

    WikiLeaks made public thousands of US diplomatic cables on Wednesday hours after its Californian DNS host was ordered to hand to authorities everything it had on Julian Assange and WikiLeaks.

  • Optus jumps on security bandwagon

    Optus has expanded its enterprise Cloud services, launching hosted Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS) and Distributed-Denial-of-Service (DDoS) services to be integrated at its network layer.

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    New Zealand Parliament denies DDoS attack

    The New Zealand Government has denied reports of a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack against the New Zealand Parliament website over the weekend, despite cyber activist group Anonymous claiming responsibility for outages.

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