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ESET reports trojan in Orbit Downloader

A popular Windows downloader contains a DDOS program that is silently controlled by the company's web servers to conduct attacks on 3rd party URLs.

August 22, 2013

Demonoid owners under criminal investigation

Demonoid, one of the biggest torrent sites, was taken down on July 25 by a massive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack. Ukrainian officials then made sure the servers remained inaccessible, and now the owners are reportedly under criminal investigation in Mexico.

August 7, 2012 by

Demonoid busted by the police

Demonoid, one of the biggest torrent sites, was taken down on July 25 by a massive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack. Ukrainian officials then made sure the servers remained inaccessible, apparently to show the U.S. it is taking intellectual property rights seriously.

August 6, 2012 by

Google's a DDoS tool: security tester

A security penetration tester at Italian security firm AIR Sicurezza Informatica has claimed that flaws exist in Google's servers that will allow would-be hackers to exploit the search giant's bandwidth and launch a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack on a server of their choosing.

August 29, 2011 by

Al-Jazeera Web site suffers denial of service attack

The Web sites of Al-Jazeera have been taken offline, in what has been confirmed by the Arab media organisation as a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack against the company’s Domain Name Servers (DNS). The Qatar-based agency, which operates an Arab-language site and launched an English-language Web site on Monday, provides a starkly different view on the war with Iraq than that offered by many Western media outlets.

March 27, 2003 by

Al-Jazeera Web site suffers hits

The Web sites of Al-Jazeera have been taken offline, in what has been confirmed by the Arab media organization as a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack against the company’s Domain Name Servers (DNS).

March 26, 2003

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