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Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Mininova - March 2007


DATE:
2007-03

AFFECTED COUNTRIES:
Netherlands

AFFECTED SITES:
mininova.org

EFFECT OF ATTACKS:
Made unusable

SOURCE COUNTRY:
n/a

ALLEGED ATTACKERS:
n/a

TYPE OF ATTACK:
DDoS

ATTACK SPECIFICS:
n/a

EVENT DESCRIPTION:
First time a DDoS successfully affected a larger torrent tracker.

URLS:
1. http://themetricsystem.rjmetrics.com/2009/06/22/dos-attacks-trend-toward-politics/


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