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Demonoid Busted By Local Authorities Following Massive DDoS Attack

3 years agoHumor : Geekosystem

Last week, we reported that popular private torrent site Demonoid was hit by a massive DDoS attack and subsequently out of commission for over a week. The length of the outage, and the fact that the address stopped pointing anywhere rather than displaying some kind of outage message, caused speculation that the venerable site may be down for good. Unfortunately, Demonoid's demise may not be speculation any longer, as word broke that Ukrainian authorities shut down the site.
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