A new multimedia ballet, "HackPolitik," fuses jarring, angular movements with electroacoustic music and video projection to interpret the activities of hacker collective Anonymous.
The service known for hosting millions of Web sites is the victim of a cyberattack that knocked out connections for domains around the world.
Using unsuspecting WordPress sites as amplification vectors, a hacker takes down a popular Web site for hours.
A distributed-denial-of-service attack peaked some 33 percent higher than last year's Spamhaus attack, the previous DDoS record-holder.
A UK communications intelligence agency unit used a popular cyberattack method against hacktivist groups, according to documents Edward Snowden supplied to NBC News.
Attacks were allegedly part of an anti-copyright campaign called "Operation Payback," which was in retaliation for the 2010 shutdown of The Pirate Bay.
Using the Web app Logstalgia, a developer has managed to capture on video a visual impression of what happens during a DDoS attack.