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A billion shortened URLs go down following DoS attack

2014/05/21

SC Magazine - (International) Link-shortening service is.gd was disrupted May 18 due to a denial-of-service (DoS) attack that made around a billion links shortened by the service unavailable.

Source: http://www.scmagazine.com/a-billion-shortened-urls-go-down-following-dos-attack/article/347958/

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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