“DDoS-for-hire” Services Will Take A Website Offline For Just $5.

A "Distributed Denial of Service" (DDOS) is a malicious cyberattack that makes a server or a network unavailable to users by overloading it with massive amounts of fake traffic. Historically, DDoS attacks are associated with hacker and hacktivist groups and often considered to be a work of professional cyber crooks. In recent years, with the emergence of DDoS-for-hire services (a.k.a. "stressers" or "booters"), the barriers to entry for a DDoS attacker has been significantly lowered. “DDoS ...  View More
November 5, 2016 Michael