Infected Linux servers give DDoS attacks some oomph  
 
Extortionists down Feedly newsreader site 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Denial of service attack.
 
Evernote taken out by DDoS attack 
Jun 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Up and running, but service still shaky.
 
AFP arrests man over Melbourne IT hack 
By Allie Coyne | May 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Police nab two alleged 'Anonymous' members.
 
ALP, Bob Brown sites downed by DDoS  
By Paris Cowan | May 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Inadvertent victims of "politically motivated" hack.
 
Anonymous attempts attack on US .mil domain 
 
Bot masters in cut-throat DDoS fight 
By Darren Pauli | Apr 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
DDoS reaches 300,000 connections a minute.
 
NATO websites hit by DDoS attack  
Mar 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Linked to Crimea tension.
 
NTP DoS attack traffic still peaking 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Unprotected servers found across Australia.
 
World's largest DDoS strikes US, Europe 
By Darren Pauli | Feb 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
New attack vector a sign of "ugly things to come".
 
UK spooks launched DDoS attacks against Anonymous 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
First Western government to conduct denial of service attacks.
 
CERT Polska warns on malware DDoS 
By Steve Gold | Dec 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Polish agency warns about corporate servers being targeted
 
DDoS trojan ferrets SMB data 
By Doug Drinkwater | Dec 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
New malware found.
 
One-minute role in Anonymous DDoS attack earns man $183k fine, probation 
By Ashley Carman | Dec 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
A Wisconsin man was sentenced to two years of federal probation and fined $183,000 for his part in a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack organized by Anonymous.
 
Battlefield 4 servers DDoSed 
 
DDoS reflection attacks boom 
By Danielle Walker | Oct 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
Surged 265 percent in a year.
 
Google launches personal proxy initiative 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 23, 2013 | Comment Now 
US-level access and freedom of expression mooted.
 
Google launches Project Shield to combat DDoS attacks 
By Adam Greenberg | Oct 23, 2013 | Comment Now 
Free for news outlets, charities and activists.
 
Google hacktivists launch personal proxy initiative 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 22, 2013 | Comment Now 
US-level access and freedom of expression mooted.
 
Lynas freshens web security after hacks 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
Re-aligns website responsibility.
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