The Mis-Adventures in Technology of an Old Dog Learning New Tricks…

Wordpress.com DDoS Attacks Primarily From China, Possibly Politically Motivated After recovering from the largest Distributed Denial of Service attack in the service's history ("multiple Gigabits per second and tens of millions of packets per second") yesterday morning, blog host WordPress.com was attacked again very early this morning, finally stabilizing its service at 11:15 UTC (around 3:15 am PST). WordPress.com serves 18 million sites, many of them news sites like our own,  which lead some to conjecture that the attacks … Read More

via TechCrunch

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