US Internet Repeatedly Disrupted by Cyberattacks on Key Firm

October 24, 2016

Manchester, New Hampshire-based Dyn Inc. said its server infrastructure was hit by distributed denial-of-service attacks, which work by overwhelming targeted machines with junk data traffic. The attack had knock-on effects for users trying to access popular websites from across America and even in Europe. Among the sites apparently affected were Twitter, Netflix, and Sony's PlayStation Network.

Read more at: http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/us/2016/october/us-internet-disrupted-as-key-firm-gets-hit-by-cyberattack


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