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DoS attacks on grc.com

     
4:41 pm on Jun 5, 2001 (gmt 0)

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I'm not sure which forum this belongs, but I think it's interesting, especially for those with large sites:

[grc.com...]

Happened about a month ago.

I just went there to check whether my Shields were Up! and the site is crippled to a certain extent.

5:35 pm on June 5, 2001 (gmt 0)

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Its actually still happening on and off, theres an article on www.theregister.co.uk and a few ongoing pages at grc.com .

I feel sorry for Steve Gibson, he doesnt deserve this at all.

7:43 pm on June 5, 2001 (gmt 0)

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That's a nice article and detailed investigations. Right or wrong, SG always has a flare for drama.