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City of Phoenix under attack by hacker activists


KSAZ 10 Phoenix - (Arizona) The City of Phoenix's Internet system was down for nearly 1 hour October 25 after hackers utilized a denial of service (DoS) attack blocking access to the city's Web site and online services while also disrupting the police department's computers. Authorities are investigating the incident and are working to secure its systems.


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:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:22:17