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"150,000 IoT Devices behind the 1Tbps DDoS attack on OVH"


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#1 DeimosChaos

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Posted 29 September 2016 - 02:25 PM

Last week, the hosting provider OVH faced 1Tbps DDoS attack, likely the largest one ever seen.

 

 

That is one impressive DDoS attack!

 

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Posted 29 September 2016 - 04:16 PM

That is one BIG bot net.



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Posted 29 September 2016 - 08:04 PM

It is pretty crazy, Nick! This is why these IoT devices need better security. Way to easy to take them over and use them like this.


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