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The world’s largest DDoS attack took GitHub

On February 28, GitHub found its code hosting platform hit by what’s believed to be the largest Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack ever recorded in the history.On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 was unavailable from 17:21 to 17:26 UTC and intermittently unavailable from 17:26 to 17:30 UTC due to a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack.  817 weitere Wörter

Cyber News

DDOS-álop náa nýggjar hæddir

Hvat er DDOS

DDOS stendur fyri „Distributed Denial of Service“, og er, sum navnið sigur, ein máti at nokta eina tænastu. Hetta verður millum annað nýtt til at leggja heimasíður niður. 853 weitere Wörter


Various DDoS attacks on Networks

Various DDoS attacks on Networks

            Over the last year, the news has been littered with high profile cyber attacks on very large U.S corporations.  Big names like Target, Home Depot, and JP Morgan were all attacked and had data stolen from them causing a large increase in stolen identities.  3.179 weitere Wörter

Information Security

New DDoS extortions hit the Internet


A 1.3 Tbps DDoS attack – essentially a massive torrent of data aimed at a single target – hit targets on March 1… 275 weitere Wörter


Episode 52: The yak's given up. We're both taking a break.

Download: Episode 52.

This week Audrey and I chat about Palantir’s predictive policing activity in New Orleans, Trustico’s mishandling of private keys, the recent DDOS attack on GitHub, ProPublica’s guide to authenticating email, and more. 7.103 weitere Wörter


[Updated] Record Breaking DDoS Attack Hits GitHub

The GitHub attack happened four days ago and we now have a new record for this DDoS attack using the Memcached attack vector. Bleeping Computer have reported… 472 weitere Wörter

Information Security