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China attacking websites across the globe in new censorship offensive

China has expanded its internet censorship efforts beyond its borders with a new strategy that attacks websites across the globe, researchers said.The new strategy, dubbed “ 613 more words


GitHub Slammed by Denial of Service Attack That Some Experts Trace to China

The popular coding website GitHub has been hit by a days-long denial of service attack that some security experts believe may have ties to China. 319 more words


Amazon UK and across Europe is down - major DoS attack rumoured

In case you haven’t noticed, Amazon UK and across Europe has been out of action for over an hour or so tonight.

At the time of writing, it is still down. 45 more words

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Denial-of-Service Attack…

In computing, a denial-of-service (DoS) or distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack is an attempt to make a machine or network resource unavailable to its intended users. A DoS attack generally consists of efforts to temporarily or indefinitely interrupt or suspend services of a host connected to the Internet. 157 more words

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Trove of China Rail Riders’ Personal Data Leaked Online

The Chinese company didn’t confirm the number of travelers affected, but computer security monitoring websites estimated the hack revealed the details of more than 130,000 passengers… 186 more words

Re/code on TV: The North Korea Edition

As the fallout from the attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment continued through the holiday week, Re/coders went on the airwaves to discuss the latest turns in the ongoing saga. 118 more words


The North Korean Counter-Hack

North Korea is being DDOS’ed.

That’s a good thing, since the only thing the internet of that country is used for is crimes perpetrated by the North Korean government.

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