Dyn DNS DDoS likely the work of script kiddies, says FlashPoint. From TechCrunch.
Business risk intelligence firm FlashPoint has put out a preliminary analysis of last week’s massive denial of service attack against Dyn DNS, and its conclusion is it was likely the work of amateur hackers — rather than, as some had posited, state-sponsored actors perhaps funded by the Russian government. 78 weitere Wörter
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18 Years Old – DNS Software – Earns $600,000
Law-enforcement agencies are trying to keep up. On Sept. 8, Israeli police arrested two 18 year olds, Itay Huri and Yarden Bidani, on suspicion of operating a company called vDOS that sold denial-of-service attacks and earned the pair more than $600,000 over the past two years, according to lawyers for the two teenagers.
SINGAPORE: The two recent broadband service outages that hit StarHub were the result of „intentional and likely malicious attacks“ on its servers, the telco confirmed on Tuesday (Oct 25), adding that the attacks were „unprecedented in scale, nature and complexity“. 404 weitere Wörter