Government-targeted DDoS attacks surge over 1,800% in 2021
Record 5.4 million DDoS attacks reported in first half 2021, claims report
Implications of DDoS Attacks for Election Security
What caused Labour Party cyber attack?
Google’s Jigsaw offers free anti-meddling tools ahead of EU elections
Was the BBC hit by a DDoS attack?
Feedly hostage crisis enters day 3 with no resolution
Feedly, the RSS reading service, has been under a "DDOS attack" for some time now. Nefarious hackers are bombarding the website's servers, forcing them offline. According to the company's blog the attacker is apparently trying to extort money from…
All BBC websites out of order last night, but why?
The BBC's online portfolio experienced an unprecedented outage last night, with all of the broadcaster's websites inaccessible from between 11pm and midnight. Twitter was alight with users complaining about the failure, the biggest outage since the BBC.co.uk homepage went down…
"Anonymous" pro-WikiLeaks web attacks lead to five arrests in UK
The UK's Metropolitan Police service arrested five men today who the belive have been involved in the recent series of pro-WikiLeaks attacks on major web destinations. A Metropolitan Police spokesperson said that the arrests are in relation to "recent and…