Feds get guilty plea in 'DerpTrolling' attacks on video game sites
Austin Thompson could get up to a decade in prison for DDoS attacks against Sonly Online Entertainment and other sites.
Tech companies offered free products to help secure the election. Now what?
It's becoming trendy for private companies to volunteer their services for the sake of election security. Will they help beyond 2018?
30 years ago, the world's first cyberattack set the stage for modern cybersecurity challenges
The very first cyberattack clogged up the nascent internet, halting digital communications. Now much bigger, the internet is still largely open to – and suffering regularly from – similar attacks.
University DDoS attack leads to $8.6 million fine, house arrest for New Jersey man
Paras Jha is one of the masterminds behind the Mirari botnet, which has been used in several large-scale attacks.
Lawfare editor on persistent DDoS attack: 'We wish they'd knock it off'
The DDoS attack is a reminder of the prevalence of this blunt attack method and of a growing security market for defenses against it.
Here are all of the election security offerings from private companies
A lot of companies are offering to help protect election infrastructure. Here's a full list.