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Yandex claims to have seen off the world's largest DDoS
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22 million requests per second

A cyber-attack on Russian tech giant Yandex's servers in August and September was the largest known distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack in the history of the internet, the company said.

Western spooks hacked the Russian Google
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For the LOLs

Hackers working for Western intelligence agencies broke into Russian internet search company Yandex in late 2018 deploying malware in an attempt to spy on user accounts.

Facebook gave data to Microsoft, Amazon, Spotify, Netflix, and the Royal Bank of Canada
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Considered them exempt from privacy rules

Facebook documents, found by the New York Times, show that the social network considered Microsoft, Spotify, Netflix, and the Royal Bank of Canada business partners and effectively exempted them from its privacy rules.

Russians take on Google
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Monday, 16 November 2015 10:11

Russians take on Google


Revolution

Russia's biggest search site Yandex has asked the European Commission to investigate Google's Android practices in the European Union.