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  1. #1
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    Sep 2002

    No comments on the TLD Attacks ?
    Attack On Internet Called Largest Ever


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    By David McGuire and Brian Krebs Staff Writers
    Tuesday, October 22, 2002; 5:40 PM

    The heart of the Internet sustained its largest and most sophisticated attack ever, starting late Monday, according to officials at key online backbone organizations.

    Around 5:00 p.m. EDT on Monday, a "distributed denial of service" (DDOS) attack struck the 13 "root servers" that provide the primary roadmap for almost all Internet communications. Despite the scale of the attack, which lasted about an hour, Internet users worldwide were largely unaffected, experts said.
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    Aug 2002
    Chicago, IL, United States
    We are all doomed we must just give up now... and take to the hills m'friend
    Anthony LaMantia

  3. #3
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    Sep 2002
    Dallas, TX
    I couldn't pull up's article...hey, wait a minute...they've gotten to them too. Who is next? Argghhhh!
    justin 'at'
    Shared Unix Hosting

  4. #4
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    Apr 2001
    St. Louis, MO
    Attack On Internet Called Largest Ever
    Actually, it was the largest attack on the Internet "ROOT SERVERS" ever
    Mike @ 1-877-4-XIOLINK
    Advanced Managed Microsoft Hosting
    "Your data... always within reach"

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