Overview Anonomous claimed responsibility today for the Denial of Service attack against wikileaks. They are using a new software called RefRef. It seems to exploit MySQL using the server's ...
Three days ago, KingCope released a simple Perl script to DoS Apache, aptly named Apache Killer. This script launches about 50 threads to request Partial Content from the server with optional GZIP ...
In the last days one could frequently read about attacks from anonymous and LulzSec against different platforms like Sony or HBGary etc. Yesterday for example they DDoS'ed soca.gov.uk and jhw.gov.cn. ...
Internet service was widely disrupted in Egypt starting Jan 27th at about 22:15 UTC, in the space of about 20 minutes: How Egypt Killed the Internet. Service was largely restored 5 1/2 days later on ...
Any ideas on how to protect against the following scenario? Company x uses active directory for authentication of it's employees. The company has multiple authentication points that are semi-public ...
I know the reasoning behind not letting infinite password attempts -- brute force attempts is not a meatspace weakness, but a problem with computer security -- but where did they get the number 3 ...