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Friday, June 18, 2010

2 Burmese news sites DDoSed - September 2008


DATE:
2008-09

AFFECTED COUNTRIES:
Burma, Norway, Thailand

AFFECTED SITES:
dvb.no, khitpyaing.org

EFFECT OF ATTACKS:
Inaccessible for days

SOURCE COUNTRY:
n/a

ALLEGED ATTACKERS:
n/a

TYPE OF ATTACK:
DDoS

ATTACK SPECIFICS:
n/a

EVENT DESCRIPTION:
Attacks on the Democratic Voice of Burma and the New Era Journal nearly coincided with an attack on the Irrawaddy (already listed here separately). DVB's server is located in Norway and the New Era Journal's in Bangkok.

URLS:
1. http://www.abitsu.org/?p=2502


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