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Chinese 'DDoS camera' maker recalls vulnerable devices

Chinese 'DDoS camera' maker recalls vulnerable devices

Users do not change the default password.
Oct 25 2016 12:37PM
DDoS on DNS provider Dyn takes out much of the internet

DDoS on DNS provider Dyn takes out much of the internet

Guardian, BBC, CNN, Twitter, Paypal unreachable.
Oct 22 2016 5:39AM
Slew of Xen bugs leave hosts vulnerable to guest abuse

Slew of Xen bugs leave hosts vulnerable to guest abuse

New hypervisor holes menace cloud infrastructure.
Sep 9 2016 11:28AM
No data compromised in Census attack: Minister

No data compromised in Census attack: Minister

How end-on-end failures led to ABS website turmoil.
Aug 10 2016 1:17PM
Privacy Commissioner launches Census hack probe

Privacy Commissioner launches Census hack probe

Checks if personal data was breached.
Aug 10 2016 11:08AM
Big DDoS attacks reach record levels: Akamai

Big DDoS attacks reach record levels: Akamai

Done dirt cheap.
Jun 8 2016 8:45AM
Fake DDoS blackmailers posing as Lizard Squad

Fake DDoS blackmailers posing as Lizard Squad

"Armada Collective" emails disappear.
May 2 2016 9:15AM
DDoS blackmailers scare users with empty threats

DDoS blackmailers scare users with empty threats

'Armada Collective' emails dupe recipients.
Apr 26 2016 9:03AM
Cops arrest suspected DDoS extortion gang leader

Cops arrest suspected DDoS extortion gang leader

Australian police help flush out alleged DD4BC boss.
Jan 13 2016 11:30AM
Australia emerges as source for DDoS attacks

Australia emerges as source for DDoS attacks

NBN connections abused for service disruption attacks.
Sep 4 2015 5:23AM
British cops arrest six for using Lizard Stresser DDoS tool

British cops arrest six for using Lizard Stresser DDoS tool

Police embark on anti-DDoS education campaign.
Aug 31 2015 7:00AM
BitTorrent plugs denial of service protocol vulnerability

BitTorrent plugs denial of service protocol vulnerability

libµTP receives patch against traffic reflection abuse.
Aug 28 2015 3:00AM
Github back online after denial of service attack

Github back online after denial of service attack

Unknown attackers down code repository.
Aug 27 2015 6:46AM
BitTorrent can be exploited for large-scale DoS attacks

BitTorrent can be exploited for large-scale DoS attacks

Up to 120 times traffic amplification.
Aug 17 2015 9:11AM
 'Zombie' network protocols become DDoS threats

'Zombie' network protocols become DDoS threats

Attackers won't let RIPv1 rest in peace.
Jul 3 2015 9:13AM
DDoS attack grounds Poland's national airline

DDoS attack grounds Poland's national airline

Could happen to other carriers, chief exec warns.
Jun 23 2015 6:55AM
Australia spared the worst of rise in web attacks: Akamai

Australia spared the worst of rise in web attacks: Akamai

Report paints bleak picture of increasingly hostile internet.
May 22 2015 11:49AM
China weaponises its internet

China weaponises its internet

[Blog post] Latest escalation of threat posture is bad news indeed.
Mar 31 2015 1:21PM
Github suffers multi-day denial of service attack

Github suffers multi-day denial of service attack

'Great Firewall of China' suspected in online assault.
Mar 30 2015 6:57AM
Extortionists down Feedly newsreader site

Extortionists down Feedly newsreader site

Denial of service attack.
Jun 12 2014 5:01AM

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