Breaking down latest DDoS attack compromising Twitter, PayPal and others

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Hackers were successful in launching a major and sophisticated cyberattack on the internet using very common devices including webcams and even digital recorders. They were able to cut-off access to some of the world’s leading and best known websites on Friday, October 21st, raising eyebrows across the board and raising even more concern about cybersecurity threats. This feat, if you may, was described by many experts as an alarming breach of worldwide internet stability. Continue reading “Breaking down latest DDoS attack compromising Twitter, PayPal and others”

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U.S. Democrat HQ computer hacking by Russians raises cybersecurity concern

Originally posted in Independent Australia

This article discusses the recent hacking of Democrat HQ by Russians and the implications of the growing cyber security threat for countries across the globe.

RUSSIAN HACKERS, enjoying support from Moscow, are responsible for a recent breach of the Democratic National Committee servers in the United States, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) confirmed in a statement recently. Continue reading “U.S. Democrat HQ computer hacking by Russians raises cybersecurity concern”