Who was to blame for what looked like a DDoS attack on the AA? That would be … the AA

AA members not unreasonably complied when they received an email warning them to change their passwords … but the AA’s servers couldn’t cope

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DDoS tool encourages users to compete against each other for points

‘Sledgehammer’ tool encourages hackers to launch DDoS attacks – but there’s a sting in the tail

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BlackNurse revisited: what you need to know

We’ve had a steady stream of questions about “BlackNurse”, so we thought we’d answer them all in one place. Here you are.

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Attacker leaves “SECURITY TIPS” after invading anti-DDoS firm Staminus

Its entire network was knocked offline. While it was scrambling to get back up, the attacker published customer data and a list of the security holes purportedly found.

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Cybercrooks bilk men for 3 times as much money as women

A new report from City of London Police found that women don’t lose as much, but they’re 6 times as likely to get targeted when online shopping.

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