Twitter is Down for DDoS

coderzone's Avatar, Join Date: Jul 2004
Team Leader
Twitter is down because it is experience DDoS attack for more than 2 hours now.

See

http://status.twitter.com/
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Seema786's Avatar
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oh, i wudnt' knw abt that. even i thot this forum is also dwn but it was my pwd prob.
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kidas's Avatar, Join Date: Nov 2008
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well.. kinda makes one wonder. Why can't someone code an effective solution against DDOS.
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shabbir's Avatar, Join Date: Jul 2004
Go4Expert Founder
Its almost an impossible task.
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ritz10's Avatar, Join Date: Mar 2009
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I have posted an article yesterday on blog on DDoS. This is almost impossible to control ebay, yahoo, amazon all have faced this DDoS attack. History of DDoS attack goes back to 2000.
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kidas's Avatar, Join Date: Nov 2008
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Interestingly, according to BBC yesterday's DDOS attacks were aimed at a single individual. A blogger called Cyxymu.

Read the news story here.
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mayjune's Avatar, Join Date: Jun 2009
Invasive contributor
its not just twitter
http://www.thinkdigit.com/Internet/T...ives_3278.html
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shabbir's Avatar, Join Date: Jul 2004
Go4Expert Founder
Yeah the target was all Social Networking sites apart from Google