Originally Published: Thursday, 10 February 2000 Author: Derrick H. Lewis
Published to: news_enhance_security/Security News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Have Script, Will Destroy (Lessons in DoS)

[HNN] So what exactly is going on out there? What are these denial of service attacks that are taking down high profile sites left and right? What makes these sorts of attacks succeed? Why hasn't anyone been caught yet? Will anyone get caught? How do I protect myself? Who's fault is it?