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WordPress suffers second DDoS attack

By Matthew
Mar 4, 2011
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  1. WordPress has been slammed by a second distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack in two days. The popular blogging platform was hit by an "extremely large" DDoS yesterday that amounted to multiple Gigabits and tens of millions of packets per second bombarding their servers, resulting in connectivity issues for the service's 18 million hosted blogs.

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  2. negroplasty

    negroplasty TS Maniac Posts: 537   +12

    Good, I'm sick and tired of these nobody bloggers clogging up the net with their nonsense.
  3. Lokalaskurar

    Lokalaskurar TS Enthusiast Posts: 616

    I still don't understand why they would target WordPress of all iCompanies...
  4. war59312

    war59312 TS Member Posts: 67

    Once scriptkiddies start to get arrested for this crap...
  5. gobbybobby

    gobbybobby TS Maniac Posts: 543



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