Distibuted Denial of Service (DDoS) and routing attacks on online infrastructure increased last year according to a European agency for network security.
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Sony has been hit by a fresh wave of DDoS attacks, compounded by a bomb threat posted on Twitter which caused a Sony executive's plane to be grounded.
The UK government's secure network has come under attack from hackers controlled by a foreign state.
Password hashes, email address stolen from third-party forum site less than week after DDoS attack
Popular RSS reader, Feedly, suffered a DDoS attack last night that knocked the service offline for many hours.
Popular note taking app Evernote was unavailable for several hours after being flooded with attack traffic.
The Chinese state media attack on US software and hardware continues, with China’s CCTV state network broadcasting a critical report suggesting that Windows 8 is being used to harvest data about the country’s citizens for use by the US government.
Telstra is on the attack against its rivals' coverage claims, this time telling Vodafone its 4G ads need to disclose that the company's network might not always be the fastest.
The developers of an online game that was subject to a DDoS attack at launch has offered a bounty to catch those responsible.
A website in France was hammered on Monday by a Distributed Denial of Service attack that hit it at a rate from 325Gbps to 400Gbps making it the strongest DDoS attack ever.
iiNet's engineers have launched an investigation following an attack on servers in the TransACT network yesterday.
Network operator Chorus launches two-pronged attack on the regulator's decision to slash the price it can charge for broadband access over New Zealand's legacy copper network.
A service which boots websites offline for payment is legitimate, says the owner. But why a backdoor monitored by the FBI?
ICANN has released a basic primer on what organisations should do when experiencing a DDoS attack, highlighting that it isn't law enforcement's job to stop them.
A 300Gbps distributed denial-of-service attack thought to be the largest in the world has put key internet infrastructure to the test, and, so far, the attack has failed.
The website of the Raspberry Pi Foundation came under a DDoS attack on Tuesday afternoon but the motive for attacking the charitable foundation remains unclear.
The iPhone and iPad maker said today that it is working with law enforcement to identify the hackers that breached its internal network. The same Java exploit that was used to attack Facebook was also to blame for allowing the hackers in to Apple's network.
The world's largest social network suffered a "sophisticated attack" last month, apparently caused by a Java zero-day exploit that has since been fixed, but there is "no evidence" that user data was compromised.
GitHub has been targeted by another DDoS attack that has been successful in causing major disruptions for the code sharing site.
Cybercriminals are distracting banks and other businesses with a DDoS attack while they quietly lay siege to sensitive data on the network, which they can use for credit card cloning and other fraud.