Another hack: This time, it's AboveNet

Summary:Raising the specter of another round of Web attacks, top-5 Internet service provider AboveNet Communications confirmed that it had suffered a denial-of-service attack on Tuesday morning. According to Paul Vixie, senior vice president of Internet services for Metromedia Fiber Network Inc.

Raising the specter of another round of Web attacks, top-5 Internet service provider AboveNet Communications confirmed that it had suffered a denial-of-service attack on Tuesday morning. According to Paul Vixie, senior vice president of Internet services for Metromedia Fiber Network Inc., AboveNet’s parent company, the attack did not resemble the February denial-of-service attacks. Full story. –- Robert Lemos, ZDNet News

Topics: Security

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