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Hacker Attacks on Videogame Servers Continue, Spread to Twitch

For the past few days, denial of service attacks have limited or brought down the servers powering Sony’s PlayStation Network, Microsoft’s Xbox Live, Riot Games’ League of Legends and Blizzard Entertainment’s Battle.net. 114 more words


Sony PlayStation Network back up after DDoS, associated with plane bomb threat

Sony’s PlayStation Network is back up and running after a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack that overwhelmed its servers.

The company said in a blog post… 215 more words


PlayStation Network Down Due to DDoS Attack

In the early Sunday morning hours, the PlayStation Network became unavailable for users around the world due to a denial-of-service, or DDoS attack. This comes a day before Sony has scheduled the PSN to be down for scheduled maintenance. 167 more words

WordPress and Drupal Denial Of Service Vulnerability Full Disclosure

This post concerns the XML Denial of Service, which I detected in both WordPress and Drupalhttp://wordpress.org/news/2014/08/wordpress-3-9-2 . This phenomenon is predicated on a well-known cyber attack, known as the XML Quadratic Blowup Attack. 728 more words

More unhelpful search engines

A short while ago I wrote an article about Google’s perverse responses to my search questions. Specifically it appeared not just to ignore the prepositions in my question, but consistently give opposite replies. 232 more words

"Denial of Service" Attack

My site is under a Distributed Denial of Service Attack (DDOS) since yesterday. What it means is that the server may be overloaded some or most of the time, server may crash under the load and you may be unable to reach the website. 50 more words


DOS using hping3 with random source IP on Kali Linux

DOS using hping3 with random source IP on Kali Linux

Let’s face it, you installed Kali Linux to learn how to DOS, how to crack into your neighbors Wireless router, how to hack into a remote Windows machine be that a Windows 2008 R2 server or Windows 7 or learn how to hack a website using SQL Injection. 4,137 more words

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