Yesterday one of the biggest outages in history, if not the biggest outage, happened to the Internet in China. Primarily and directly affected by that outage were most of the people living in China and browsing the internet in China. Secondary, all companies doing online business in China were affected. Here's the story: … [Read more...] about Historic Internet Outage
Spam-fighting organization Spamhaus is being targeted with a massive cyberattack that experts say may be the biggest in the history of the web. The so-called distributed denial of service attack, or DDoS, uses networks of computers to point huge volumes of web traffic at a company's server, a technique that invariably knocks their computers offline. Picture trying to take a … [Read more...] about Internet is under worst cyberattack ever, experts said Wednesday . . .