03 Jun 2021

Teen Crashes Florida School District’s Network

An unnamed teenage boy from Florida is currently facing felony charges after conducting a cyberattack that crashed the networks of 145 schools last spring. The teen was a student at one of the affected schools. The cyberattack was a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that caused all of the

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17 Jun 2020

Hosting Provider Hit With Largest-Ever DDoS Attack

Akamai, an internet infrastructure firm, revealed recently that they had been targeted by the largest denial-of-service attack to date. The attackers targeted specific websites hosted by Akamai with 1.44 terabit-per-second and 385 million packets-per-second attacks. Although Akamai did not offer details on the targeted sites, it did state that their

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