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Friday, June 11, 2010

Jewish Chronicle DDoSed - June 2010


DATE:
2010-06

AFFECTED COUNTRIES:
UK, Israel

AFFECTED SITES:
thejc.com

EFFECT OF ATTACKS:
Downtime

SOURCE COUNTRY:
n/a

ALLEGED ATTACKERS:
n/a

TYPE OF ATTACK:
DDoS

ATTACK SPECIFICS:
"Massive" attack

EVENT DESCRIPTION:
Jewish Chronicle DDoSed. "Following the Gaza flotilla incident on Monday, a column in the Spectator claimed that the website of the paper was down following "a massive denial-of-service, apparently to shut down its balanced coverage of the Ashdod flotilla incident" (1).

URLS:
1. http://www.securecomputing.net.au/News/213826,jewish-chronicle-hit-by-ddos-attack-following-gaza-flotilla-incident.aspx
2. http://www.spectator.co.uk/melaniephillips/6044639/peace-convoy-this-was-an-islamist-terror-ambush.thtml


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