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Saturday, May 15, 2010

CodePink DDoSed - February 2008


DATE:
2008-02

AFFECTED COUNTRIES:
USA

AFFECTED SITES:
codepink4peace.org

EFFECT OF ATTACKS:
Uncreachable

SOURCE COUNTRY:
n/an/a

ALLEGED ATTACKERS:
n/a

TYPE OF ATTACK:
DDoS

ATTACK SPECIFICS:
n/a

EVENT DESCRIPTION:
Women's anti-Iraq-war group taken down via DDoS. Motives unclear.

URLS:
1. http://www.dailykos.com/story/2008/2/20/460696/-CodePinks-web-page-weathers-DDOS-attack:-with-NYC-LI-news
2. http://www.dailykos.com/story/2008/2/21/461553/-CodePink:-the-DDOS-saga-continues


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