[nSLUG] Re: Server is back -- sort of ...
mspencer at tallships.ca
Wed Jul 8 14:09:29 ADT 2009
Ah, a new IP dq for my email whitelist...okay. And then:
gnwiii> Has anyone else noticed that parts of the internet are missing
gnwiii> since last night?
Slashdot reports that:
A botnet composed of about 50,000 infected computers has been
waging a war against US government Web sites and causing headaches
for businesses in the US and South Korea. The attack started
Saturday, and security experts have credited it with knocking the
Federal Trade Commission's (FTC's) web site offline for parts of
Monday and Tuesday. Several other government Web sites have also
been targeted, including the Department of Transportation.
Michael Spencer Nova Scotia, Canada .~.
mspencer at tallships.ca /( )\
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