Archive for the ‘booters’ Category

Law Enforcement Targets Users of DDoS-For-Hire Services

December 14th, 2016

Law enforcement from more than a dozen countries last week carried out a series of operations designed to crack down on DDoS-for-hire services.

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Dyn DDoS Work of Script Kiddies, Not Politically Motivated Hackers

October 25th, 2016

Researchers at Flashpoint said Friday’s DDoS attack against DNS provider Dyn was likely the work of script kiddies and not advanced attackers.

Posted in Allison Nixon, booters, Dyn, Dyn DDoS, Flashpoint, Government, Hackforums, IoT, IoT botnet, mirai, mirai malware, nation-state hackers, script kiddies, stressers | Comments (0)