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38-day long DDoS siege amounts to over 50 petabits in bad traffic

2014/08/21

Softpedia - (International) Incapsula reported that a video game company client experienced a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that lasted 38 days between June 21 and July 28, used several attack vectors, and peaked at over 110 Gbps. The attack used techniques separately or at the same time and was mitigated by Incapsula using a scrubbing server.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/38-Day-Long-DDoS-Siege-Amounts-to-Over-50-Petabits-in-Bad-Traffic-455722.shtml

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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