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Hackers crash Clay Co. phones during Relay for Life fundraiser

2014/08/15

WIBW 13 Topeka - (Kansas) Voice over IP (VoIP) communication services were disrupted for about 2 hours for Eagle Communications customers in the Clay Center, Kansas area August 15 when hackers caused a phone outage by making hundreds of millions of calls into the network and making the system unusable

Source: http://www.wibw.com/home/headlines/Hackers-Behind-Phone-Outage-In-Clay-County-271463051.html

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.


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:21:23