Friday, March 29, 2013

Spamhaus under MASSIVE DDoS attack

The biggest DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attack in the history of the internet was carried out last week. The victim was Spamhaus anti-spam organisation. According to Akamai,  Spamhaus was facing increasing traffic about a week ago, but have surged in the last few days, reaching a never previously experienced level of some 300 gigabits per second at peak hours, says Akamai. <more>

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