denial of service (DOS)
5G networks are vulnerable to hacking
New research uncovers nearly a dozen more flaws in the next generation of mobile network
NCSC issues DoS guidance following Wikipedia attack
The popular online knowledge sharing website experienced large outages at the weekened, prompting a response from Britain's cyber body
Office meetings hit by chaos due to Google Calendar outage
G Suite service down for more than three hours globally as office workers enjoyed the freedom...
DDoS attacks could cost the UK £1bn
Downtime costs £2,140 per minute, on average, which adds up to an eye-watering figure
FBI credited with global 85% reduction in DDoS attack size
After its seizure of illicit sites in December, attack rates have also taken a sharp downturn
Microsoft launches $20,000 Azure DevOps bug bounty programme
Critical remote code execution flaws are the highest-paid, while denial-of-service attacks earn nothing
IoT vendors urged to ditch devices' default passwords
UK government review outlines measures to protect consumers from IoT threats
Russian cyber attack would cripple UK infrastructure
An attack would cause "thousands and thousands of deaths" says Gavin Williamson
CloudFlare network suffers weekend collapse
Attempt to protect service from attack results in crash.
Film industry launching pirate site attacks?
Film houses have reportedly approached a software firm offering to carry out a DoS attack on sites hosting pirated movies.
DoS attacks are biggest threat for service providers
Arbor Networks has claimed Denial of Service attacks are the biggest danger facing service providers.
Cisco warns of flaws that could disrupt voice calls
Problems in its unified communications software could allow a denial of service attack.
Cisco patches up to prevent denial of service attacks
A flaw in the Firewall Services Module could be used for denial of service attacks.