If you’re having problems connecting to The Elder Scrolls Online, you’re not the only one. The European #ESO megaservers are currently being impacted by a DDOS attack. We're working to resolve the issue – thanks for your patience. — Elder Scrolls Online (@TESOnline) February 1, 2016 The DDOS attack was confirmed on the official ESO […]
SPONSORED: There is a big problem brewing in the Internet. You may have noticed that big attacks that disrupt networks or servers’ ability to deliver traffic, called Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS), are showing up in the news more often.
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DDoS attack takes down HSBC online services. The bank calls law enforcement to find those responsible.
HSBC’s online banking website and app are down, leaving thousands of customers unable to access its services after an attempted cyber attack that the company says it has successfully stopped. HSBC UK internet banking was attacked this morning. Show More Summary
In its lifetime, BlackEnergy has been a DDoS tool, a bank credentials stealer, and is now involved in power outages in Ukraine.
DDoS attacks – a method used by hackers to disable a website or user’s bandwidth – seem to be on the rise. But is there any way you can protect yourself from these attacks, and if so, why do online giants like the BBC find their online...Show More Summary
KickassTorrents has been hard to reach over the past hours due to a DDoS attack. The site's operators are working on the problem and hope to have the site running smoothly again soon. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and ANONYMOUS VPN services.
Denial of service attacks used to just be a nuisance. But they're getting more powerful and more insidious. The post Hacker Lexicon: What Are DoS and DDoS Attacks? appeared first on WIRED.
Two suspected members of the DDoS group have been arrested and detained.
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The internet has been buzzing today with the news that the PlayStation Network has been down today with several errors affecting accounts, gaming and social, PS Now, PS Vue, PS Video, PS Store and PS music. In the wake of DDoS attacks on Steam over Christmas, you can imagine PlayStation users are perplexed and annoyed. Click To Continue Reading
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Anti-Islamic State cyber hackers New World News have taken responsibility for taking down the BBC website on New Year’s Eve. Reportedly this was a test of their capabilities and strengths and they didn’t intend the attack to last for three hours. Show More Summary
Social media users and TV viewers around the world were in alarm Thursday after they couldn’t access their favorite BBC digital services, after the media giant suffered a major DDoS attack.
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The websites of the BBC were taken down Thursday following a large-scale cyber attack. Citing anonymous sources, the BBC said a DDOS — denial of service — attack was to blame. A Twitter account managed by the BBC’s communications team...Show More Summary
British broadcaster apologizes for temporary outage of primary news portal after online attack