It made the site inaccessible for days in April 1999 after hackers overwhelmed its Internet computers also using a denial of service
Jeffs said most denial of service
attacks are carried out by one of two types of attackers.
This is called a Distributed Denial of Service
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An 18-year-old student in the United Kingdom has been (https://www.west-midlands.police.uk/latest-news/news.aspx?id=5807) charged with supplying malicious software used to carry out a number of Denial of Service
attacks against massive online companies.
The contracts are to create technology to defend against large and sophisticated Distributed Denial of Service
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 26, 2012--Alcatel-Lucent and Arbor Networks take aim at denial of service
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The alleged 'denial of service
attack' was in protest against 'harsh surveillance proposals' made by the UK Government, which would potentially allow the security services to monitor every email, phone call and website, to see who people were contacting and what websites they viewed.
Top Layer Networks said that DoS (Denial of Service
) and DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service
) attacks are becoming more frequent and less predictable, with unscrupulous hackers and organised crime syndicates breaking out of the online gambling market and targeting different sectors.