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denial-of-service attack

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Wells Fargo site hit by denial-of-service attack

The bank's Web site was the victim of a cyberattack yesterday, though the company says its physical branches and ATMs weren't affected.

By Mar. 27, 2013

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HSBC hit by broad denial-of-service attack

The multinational bank confirms attack, saying it "did not affect any customer data, but did prevent customers using HSBC online services."

By Oct. 18, 2012

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Denial-of-service attack takes down JP Morgan Chase sites

Representative confirms to CNET that the attack is occurring, but can't say how long the site has been down.

By Mar. 12, 2013

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Attack on Path spreads spam

The private social network is in the process of fighting off a spam attack affecting a small number of users.

By Jan. 15, 2014

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Namecheap targeted in monumental DDoS attack

The service known for hosting millions of Web sites is the victim of a cyberattack that knocked out connections for domains around the world.

By Feb. 20, 2014

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Heartbleed attack used to skip past multifactor authentication

In one of the earliest instances of a Heartbleed attack breaking through a private corporate network, security firm Mandiant reports that a client's virtual private network session was successfully hacked.

By Apr. 18, 2014

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DDoS attack is launched from 162,000 WordPress sites

Using unsuspecting WordPress sites as amplification vectors, a hacker takes down a popular Web site for hours.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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NSA system designed to attack 'millions' of computers -- report

The US government designed computerized hacking tools to automate the process of compromising computers with attacks that let it harvest data before it is encrypted, new documents show.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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Record-breaking DDoS attack in Europe hits 400Gbps

A distributed-denial-of-service attack peaked some 33 percent higher than last year's Spamhaus attack, the previous DDoS record-holder.

By Feb. 11, 2014