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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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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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WikiLeaks: We are under denial-of-service attack

Whistleblower site says it has been targeted by a massive computer attack, just hours before an expected release of classified U.S. documents.

By November 28, 2010

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Twitter crippled by denial-of-service attack

Microblogging service says it's recovering but still defending itself against the attack. Facebook has also confirmed it was targeted by a DoS attack.

By August 6, 2009

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Denial-of-service attack downed Gawker Media

The attack was launched at Consumerist, a blog that Gawker no longer owns but which is still hosted on the same servers.

By August 4, 2009

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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

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DDoS attacks intensified in first half of 2014

The volume and intensity of DDoS attacks in the first half of the year reached new heights, according to research.

By July 17, 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 February 11, 2014