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Local news: MacFixIt Headlines; Synflood attacks; TechTracker at Dr. Bott

Local news: MacFixIt Headlines; Synflood attacks; TechTracker at Dr. Bott

By Oct. 11, 2001

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Why AT&T blocked 4Chan

We walk through the TCP SYN attack that almost sparked an Internet war.

By Jul. 31, 2009

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Botnet services for hire: $8.94 an hour

A VeriSign investigation underscores how little money or technical expertise is needed to carry out botnet attacks.

By May. 25, 2010

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4chan outage could be digital version of a food fight

Pranksters at 4chan and Tumblr organize rival cyberattacks for fun, source says.

By Nov. 16, 2011

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NetBarrier: some initial reactions

NetBarrier: some initial reactions

By Aug. 16, 1999

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Al Franken seeks Net neutrality support at SXSW

U.S. Sen. Al Franken urged the tech savvy entrepreneurs at South by Southwest not to sell out or let their government sell them out, and to stand up for Net neutrality.

By Mar. 14, 2011

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Chrome dev too stable? Try new Chrome Canary

With a new fast-moving, developer-oriented version of Chrome, Google hopes to find trouble spots sooner. Canary runs alongside other versions of Chrome.

By Jul. 26, 2010

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The most crazy tech story since the HP pretexting scandal

Maybe temporary insanity will serve as a defense strategy but the emerging story of the weekend denial-of-service attack against Revision3 boggles the imagination.

By May. 29, 2008

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Verizon temporarily blocks some 4chan sites

Verizon spokesman says carrier blocked sites associated with online forum to thwart network attacks. It's not clear which sites were affected and exactly what the trouble was.

By Feb. 8, 2010

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Lawmakers grill execs over Comcast-NBC deal

U.S. senators and representatives, including former NBC comedian Al Franken, hold hearings to question the cable giant and the media conglomerate about the proposed merger.

By Feb. 4, 2010