Most of the Belgium government's IT network has been down today after a massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack knocked offline both internal systems and public-facing websites.
DDoS Darkweb prices competative
Cyber criminals are offering products on the Dark Web which are pretty cheap considering the damage they do.
Neustar reveals across-the-board growth in attacks
Securing outfit Neustar said that its Security Operations Centre (SOC) saw a 168 percent increase in distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks in fourth quarter of 2019, compared with the same period 2018.
Europol officials have shut down WebStresser where users could register and launch DDoS attacks after paying for a monthly plan which started from 15 euro.
Claims that DDoS will be history
Cloudflare is making protection against DDoS attacks free, regardless of how bad they are and claims that soon that method of bringing down a website will be history.
No he was not an AMD, Nvidia, Intel or Apple fanboy
A 32-year-old Seattle man is in hot water after claims he launched a DDoS attack on a US-based legal services website to force it to remove a link about his past criminal conduct.
Regulator is not providing the paperwork
The US FCC is acting suspiciously over a DDoS attack which apparently forced it to shut down its net neutrality comment system in May.
Attacking source unknown
Some blogs taken down
Searches 40 people's houses