Sumeet Kalsey

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What Is the Purpose of a DDoS Attack?

November 26, 2014 | Security Tips & Tricks | by

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are usually done by individuals calling themselves “hacktivists.” Their purpose is to crash a website server by overwhelming it with activity by “bots” and is generally an aim with a political purpose. These attacks can take up 111gbps to 179gbps, and in April of 2013, took 144 million packets-per-second. […]