suffered the largest in the history of the Internet attack (Tencent technology plan)
technology news (Lin Jingdong) March 28th Beijing time news, according to foreign media reports, according to security experts said, the Internet after having suffered the largest in the history of network attacks, global networking speeds generally slowed down.
anti spam organization Spamhaus is a non-profit organization designed to help electronic mail service providers to filter spam emails and other undesirable content, it has offices in London and Geneva. In order to help e-mail service providers to filter the junk information, it is prepared and maintained a blacklist of malicious servers.
recently, Spamhaus blocked some of the servers on the Holland site Cyberbunker. Cyberbunker claims that it will provide anything other than child pornography or terrorism related content. Cyberbunker spokesman Swain Olaf Camp Es (Sven Olaf Kamphuis) said, Spamhaus has abused its position, it has no right to decide what content can appear on the Internet, and what does not appear on the internet.
The behavior of
Spamhaus triggered a retaliatory attack by malicious hackers, resulting in a wider impact on the internet. Many popular services such as Netflix have been affected, experts fear that these attacks will affect banks and e-mail systems.
Spamhaus said, to maintain a cooperative relationship with the criminal Cyberbunker in Eastern Europe and Russia, and it is behind the recent attacks.
currently has 5 countries to begin the investigation of cyber attacks on cyber police.
Steve, chief executive officer of
Spamhaus Linford (Steve), said the scale of the cyber attack is unprecedented. He said: "in the past week, we have been subjected to cyber attacks. But we survived, they did not bring us down. Our engineers have made great efforts to ensure that we can continue to provide services. If the attack is other services, it may have been knocked down."
Lin Ford said that there are 5 different countries of the network police are investigating the attack. He said he could not disclose more information because of concerns that their own infrastructure might be attacked.
It is reported that
, malicious attackers use a technique called "distributed denial of service" (DDoS) tactics, is also in short time to attack targets they want to send a lot of information flow, so as to achieve the goal to paralysis.
in this attack