Why a DDoS attack did not take down Facebook

On March 13, Facebook suffered a significant outrage, along with its subsidiary social media platforms WhatsApp and Instagram. This caused many people across the Internet to believe that the company had experienced a denial-of-service (DDoS) attack. But it turns out that these people were entirely wrong. At the time of the outage, Facebook actually had… Read More

DDoS Trojan attacks

Have you encountered with DDoS Trojan attack? It’s a familiar issue to all SysAdmins, when we work on DDoS attack. Normally, the top command shows a suspicious process with a random name like, Xdrgwdjd, jjiiyaykzg etc or some system commands like ls, ifconfig, pwd, ping, awk, telnet etc. When we kill that task another random… Read More