• Equinix Service Aims To Scrub Out DDoS Attacks

    Equinix Service Aims To Scrub Out DDoS Attacks

    Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are among of the oldest Internet threats to business operations, but they haven't diminished over the years.In fact, DDoS attacks are getting stepped up to a more significant level, flooding a site's Web servers, communication channels, and ability to process application requests.
  • DDoS Attack Knocks Twitter, Spotify, Others Offline

    DDoS Attack Knocks Twitter, Spotify, Others Offline

    A number of popular websites were knocked offline or experienced outages this morning after a DDoS attack on DNS provider Dyn.According to Hacker News, Twitter, Etsy, GitHub, SoundCloud, Spotify, and Shopify, among other services, were unavailable to some users.
  • Canadian Immigration Site Overwhelmed After Trump Victory

    Canadian Immigration Site Overwhelmed After Trump Victory

    On Tuesday night, as polling results rolled in, the Citizenship and Immigration Canada website was temporarily forced offline.Apparently, it was overwhelmed by Americans considering a move up north over a Donald Trump presidency.