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denial-of-service attacks

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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 March 27, 2013

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Can a phone replace your wallet? I went shopping to find out.

CNET editor Sharon Profis takes Apple Pay, Google Wallet and PayPal for a test drive and compares the options.

By October 20, 2014

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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 March 12, 2013

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GitHub suffers through second day of denial-of-service attacks

The site, a repository for open-source code and a popular place to find coding talent, was knocked out of service yesterday and is attacked again today.

By October 19, 2012

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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 October 18, 2012

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Apple CEO meets with Chinese official following iCloud attacks

The meeting follows a notice from Apple that iCloud has been targeted by network attacks in an attempt to gain user information. But are the Chinese behind it?

By October 22, 2014

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Hawk attacks drone in a battle of claw versus machine

Those who own drones better keep an eye on where their precious quadcopters are flying. A hawk could jump out and down your drone at any minute.

By October 10, 2014

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Apple: Celeb photo attack was targeted, not widespread breach

Hackers accessed celebrities' iCloud accounts through targeted attacks on usernames, passwords, and security questions -- something Apple says is "all too common on the Internet."

By September 2, 2014

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​Sprint attacks T-Mobile with $60 unlimited data plan

Sprint is on the offensive this week with new pricing plans that put it in a better position to compete against the other three major US carriers.

By August 21, 2014

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Ferguson, Mo., police site hit with DDoS attack

In the wake of the shooting of unarmed teen Michael Brown, hackers launch a cyberattack to take out the police department's website and email.

By August 14, 2014