Xneelo, the hosting company formerly known as Hetzner South Africa, was another target of distributed denial of service attacks this past week.
RSAWEB has joined the ranks of South African Internet service providers that have been targeted with sustained distributed denial of service attacks.
Shadow Kill Hackers, the group which has claimed responsibility for the attack on City of Joburg’s computer systems, has stated that it was not involved with the DDoS attack on South African banks.
Increased criminal activity around paydays every month is nothing strange, a spokesperson for Capitec has told MyBroadband.
MyBroadband asked Cool Ideas to set the record straight regarding the September carpet bombing attack that brought its network low.
Domain Name System (DNS) servers on the edu.za domain are being exploited to launch massive distributed denial of service attacks, according to a new report from Nexus Guard.
At 13:30 on Saturday, 21 September, Cool Ideas’ networking team started receiving alerts. They were under attack and their DDoS mitigation had kicked in.
DNS Amplification are on the rise. How can networks defend themselves in the wake of the attacks on Cool Ideas and Atomic Access?