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Operation Dyn Attack

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Description:

The DDOS attack against DNS provider Dyn is reported to be the largest to date, with an estimated load of 1.2 terabits per second. The attack took place on October 21, 2016 and was carried out by millions of IoT devices infected with the Mirai malware.

Geographies:
  • WEOG
Sectors:
  • Information Technology
Modified Date:

2017-06-23