The Pirate Bay
Posted by billy_vam on Май 20 2012 00:54:40
The biggest torrent site in the world has recovered from DDoS attack that was launched against him and now the main question is who is responsible for it. World Wide Web is flooded with claims of individuals who try to grab credit. None of them, however, has not provided credible evidence.
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The biggest torrent site in the world has recovered from DDoS attack that was launched against him and now the main question is who is responsible for it. World Wide Web is flooded with claims of individuals who try to grab credit. None of them, however, has not provided credible evidence. The services of the Pirate Bay were unavailable at times for about 24 hours, said Neowin . attack against The Pirate Bay was so massive that overloaded servers that serve the site and they stopped to be able to fulfill requests for normal users. By botnet network to the Pirate Bay were made requests for information that exceed the capacity of multiple servers. For this purpose were used infected with Trojans computer users relating to negligent security of their machines. Infected systems can be controlled remotely by hackers and are an essential tool in type attacks DDoS. One of the hackers who have taken responsibility for the attack, the network goes under the nickname Nyre. He claims that a former member of Anonymous , and now opposes any actions of the hacker group known for its strong support for the Pirate Bay . Nyre posted in Pastebin message , which explains why he attacked the torrent site and what are its different philosophy of Anonymous . In theory it is possible to make a hacker attack so massive as to block the work of a large site, but in practice it is very unlikely. In Twitter there were publications from other hackers who claim that Nyre just seize the moment to settle foreign contributions.