Europol has taken down the WebStresser service, one of the biggest DDoS-for-hire portals, as part of Operation Power Off
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DDoS mitigation experts CloudFlare has revealed that when it comes to the attack surface, theory has once again turned into reality with an attack by Chinese smartphones.
Once the domain of political hacktivists and old-school protection racketeers, the DDoS attack is increasingly being used in common or garden data theft. Here’s what you need to know.