Tag: DDOS

Russian hackers hit Polish news sites in DDoS attack
News

Russian hackers hit Polish news sites in DDoS attack

On Thursday, numerous Polish news websites went offline as a result of DDoS attacks that were allegedly launched by Russian hackers. According to intelligence acquired by the government, Russian hacker groups are most likely responsible for the distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks, according to Polish authorities. DDoS attacks were reported on Twitter by a number of media publications, including the daily newspaper Gazeta Wyborcza and the online news source read more Russian hackers hit Polish news sites in DDoS attack. With ReconBee.com Stay ahead of the latest threats with in-depth coverage of cyber attacks and cybersecurity trends, and the latest cybersecurity news.
Multiple Danish Banks Disrupted By DDoS Cyber Attack
Risk, Security

Multiple Danish Banks Disrupted By DDoS Cyber Attack

This week, distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks that affected seven private banks, including Jyske Bank and Sydbank, as well as the central bank of Denmark, caused disruptions in their business operations. A central bank representative told Reuters that by Tuesday afternoon, the website was operating normally. According to reports, the attack, which also hit IT financial sector solutions provider Bankdata, had no effect on the bank's other systems or regular business activities. However, it had an effect on website access, which was briefly restricted on Tuesday as a result of the DDoS attack on Bank data. Another example of how the financial services sector is a top target for cybercriminals is the recent DDoS attack on Denmark's central bank and an IT partner read the c...