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Rackspace restored after DDOS takes out DNS


The Register - (International) Rackspace stated that it has recovered from a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that began December 22 and lasted for about 11 hours, resulting in some legitimate traffic to the company's DNS infrastructure being blocked.


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 10:22:56