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Distributed Denial of Service

Boss of Cybersecurity Firm launches DDoS Cyber Attacks on other companies

A co-founder of a Cybersecurity firm is said to have admitted to committing a cybercrime of hiring hackers to carry out cyberattacks against other...

DDoS Cyber Attack on Wikipedia

Wikipedia was hit by a Distributed denial of service(DDoS) on Friday this week disrupting few of its servers, thus making its services inaccessible for...

DDoS cyber attacks rise by 158 percent in 2019

A survey conducted by Neustar says that there has been a significant 158 percent increase in DDoS cyber attacks in the second quarter of...

State-sponsored DDoS Cyber Attack on Twitter

Twitter servers tumbled down for several hours last month after they received unusually large volumes of traffic coming from individual IP addresses located in...

DDoS Attack on US Midterm Elections 2018 Polls

US Midterm elections are going to take place on November 6th,2018 and news is out that the election activity could be targeted by a...

YouTube down due to DDoS Cyber Attack

YouTube streaming witnessed a 1-hour downtime in the early hours of Wednesday. So, people in many countries including Europe, US, Asia Pacific, and South...

Google Project Shield defends elections and campaigns from Cyber Attacks

Project Shield, a free anti-distributed denial of service prevention tool offered by Jigsaw, a subsidiary of Google’s parent company Alphabet Inc is all set...

A Synopsis of Cyber Attacks on Chili’s, World Rugby and Danish...

Cyber Attack News is out that a database owned by Chili’s Restaurant has been compromised and details such as customer’s credit card information have...

Cyber Attack crashes Knox County Election Commission Website

Officials of the Knox County Election Commission Website have officially disclosed that their website crashed on Tuesday night at around 8 pm due to...

Europol shuts down DDoS Attack launching website Webstresser

Webstresser.org, a website initiating DDoS attack was shut down by Europol early this week. According to sources reporting to Cybersecurity Insiders, the website used...
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