Entries in 'ddos' (6)

Twitter bomb threat takes down SOE boss' flight amidst spate of DDoS attacks

Twitter bomb threat takes down SOE boss' flight amidst spate of DDoS attacks

A bomb threat sent from a Twitter account linked to a DDoS attack on PSN forced a diversion to a flight carrying Sony Online Entertainment president John Smedley.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 26th 2014 at 9:41AM in News
RuneScape and Eve Online suffer DDoS attacks

RuneScape and Eve Online suffer DDoS attacks

A series of sustained distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks across a number of games including including MMOs RuneScape and Eve Online have caused widespread server disruption for players.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Aug 22nd 2014 at 4:03PM in News
Hackers attack Operation Supply Drop charity drive

Hackers attack Operation Supply Drop charity drive

Military fund drive 8-Bit Salute of Operation Supply Drop was attacked by hackers over the weekend, organizers have confirmed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 18th 2014 at 6:42AM in News
Diablo III and other Blizzard games disrupted by DDoS attack

Diablo III and other Blizzard games disrupted by DDoS attack

Online miscreants have chosen to disrupt Battle.net services a week after the launch of Diablo III: Reaper of Souls.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 1st 2014 at 9:56AM in News

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Steam, Origin, Battle.net and LoL seemingly downed by hackers

Steam, Origin, Battle.net and LoL seemingly downed by hackers

Assorted hackers have claimed responsibility for a string of attacks that have disrupted a number of high-profile gaming services.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 3rd 2014 at 9:33AM in News
Battlefield 4 suffers DDOS attack on PC, PS4 version suffers early struggles

Battlefield 4 suffers DDOS attack on PC, PS4 version suffers early struggles

It has not been a good weekend for Battlefield 4 fans.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2013 at 10:19AM in News