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Windows 7: DDoS Attacks: Size doesn’t matter

06 Feb 2012   #1
lehnerus2000

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), Linux Mint 17.2 MATE (64 bit)
 
 
DDoS Attacks: Size doesn’t matter

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Summary: A small DDOS attack can smash your Web site like a bug just as easily as a big one.

People often think that Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks-you know like the ones that knocked the Department of Justice, the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), and Universal Music recently–require hundreds of attackers generating gigabytes of traffic per second to pound a Website down into the ground. Ah, no they don’t.
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