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Some Basic Facebook "Hacks" - Hack no. 4: DDoS a Website By Using Facebook

So, today I’m going to share with you a trick to DDoS a certain website by using Facebook’s notes feature. The process, although pretty simple, is a bit more complicated than previous posts I wrote in this series. 203 more words

Cyber Security

Gaming service hack attack whacks thousands of Swedish bystanders

On Thursday, Sweden’s biggest internet service provider, Telia, said that its network had suffered an attack earlier this week from hackers who were apparently trying to target a gaming company. 401 more words

Sony Pictures Tries to Disrupt Downloads of Its Stolen Files

Sony Pictures Entertainment is fighting back.

The studio behind the “Spider-Man” franchise and “The Social Network” has taken technological countermeasures to disrupt downloads of its most sensitive information, which was exposed when a hacking attack crippled its systems in late November. 519 more words

General

GP-RN: EUReferendum.com Denial Of Service Attack

GP-RN: EUReferendum.com Denial Of Service Attack

From: Greg Lance-Watkins (Greg_L-W)
At: Greg_L-W@BTconnect.com

“The practice of sport is a human right!. Every individual must have the possibility of practicing sport, without discrimination of any kind and in the Olympic spirit, which requires mutual understanding with a spirit of friendship, solidarity and fair play.” –Olympic Charter… 351 more words
Greg Lance-Watkins

Average Hourly Cost of a DDoS Attack: $40,000

DDoS are not maybe your visible issue today. Have you ever wondered how much financial damage can a single DDoS attack cause the victim company? With DDoS attacks getting bigger and hitting harder, it’s no surprise that companies started wondering what the actual costs are. 142 more words

Cybersecurity

Decoding IP and the Dangers of DDoS

With the invention of the Internet, we awake each morning connected. It has become as easy and routine as that early morning cup of Joe or the commute to work. 565 more words

Technology & Infrastructure

Apple Releases Security Updates for QuickTime

Apple has released QuickTime 7.7.6 for Windows 7, Vista, XP SP2 or later to address multiple vulnerabilities, some of which may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service. 23 more words

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