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Dec 14, 2017
Former Rutgers University student and two others plead guilty to crimes connected to 2016 botnet attacksThe Mirai botnet was used to infect thousands of online devices including webcams, which its creators then turned into bots that attacked websites.
Nov 22, 2016
Oracle will buy Dyn to allow cloud consumers to optimize amount spent on infrastructureBusiness software maker Oracle Corp said on Monday it would buy Dyn, a monitor of global internet performance and traffic, to allow cloud customers to optimise their infrastructure costs and increase web-driven revenue.
Oct 24, 2016
Cyber attacks on important facilities like the Internet keep getting more complex and nastyCould millions of connected cameras, thermostats and kids' toys bring the internet to its knees? It's beginning to look that way. On Friday, epic cyber attacks crippled a major internet firm, repeatedly disrupting the availability of popular websites across the United States.
Oct 24, 2016
Security experts urge companies to use multiple vendors to avoid major like cyber attackCompanies can reduce the risk from the type of cyber attack that took out major websites on Friday by using multiple vendors for the critical internet service known as a domain name service, or DNS, companies and security experts said on Sunday.
Oct 23, 2016
Major DDoS attack briefly brings down half the internet including websites like Spotify and TwitterHackers unleashed a complex DDoS attack on the internet through common devices like webcams and digital recorders and cut access to some of the world's best known websites on Friday, a stunning breach of global internet stability.