The web site outages continue at SCO, which was unreachable for much of the weekend and is currently experiencing its fourth incident of extended downtime since it came under a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack last Thursday.
A dynamically updating graph is available here.
CAIDA: Data Confirms DDoS at SCO
12 Dec 2003 Performance, Security
A data-based analysis of SCO's web site by the Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis (CAIDA) has found that this week's outage was related to a distributed denial of service attack (DDoS). Data collected by CAIDA's Network Telescope indicates...
DDoS takes SCO Site down
10 Dec 2003 Performance, Security
SCO said its web site has been knocked offline by a distributed denial of service attack (DDoS), and remains unavailable more than eight hours after the attack began. A dynamically updating graph is available here. The site has been down since 4:20 a.m....
Further DDoS Attack on Rackspace?
30 Aug 2003 Hosting, Performance, Security
Rackspace's site was down for around two and a half hours early this morning [BST], in what may likely have been a repeat of Tuesday's distributed denial of service attack. The response times to our own performance collector on Rackspace's network...