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Telstra Now Says Outage Wasn’t a Cyber Attack

Telstra Now Says Outage Wasn’t a Cyber Attack

On Sunday thousands of Australians on Telstra’s home internet networks experienced outages. While Telstra initially claimed this was a cyber attack, it has now provided a different explanation. Update 2:45pm In a series of tweets on Sunday Telstra referred to the outages as a “cyber security attack” and stated its…

GitHub, Struck By Record-Breaking DDoS, Walks It Off

GitHub, Struck By Record-Breaking DDoS, Walks It Off

Yesterday, the internet’s favourite code repository, GitHub, was hit by a record 1.35-terabyte-per-second denial-of-service attack – the most powerful recorded so far. Yet, the website only endured a few minutes of intermittent downtime.