[funsec] Dancho on Georgian Internet attacks
larry at larryseltzer.com
Tue Aug 12 14:17:05 CDT 2008
There's a lot more at
"Rather than blame the notorious Russian Business Network -- as
researcher Jart Armin did over the weekend -- other researchers said
today that it appears that the attacks originated from a "hacker
militia" of Russian botnet herders and volunteers. "
eWEEK.com Security Center Editor
Contributing Editor, PC Magazine
larry.seltzer at ziffdavisenterprise.com
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Sent: Tuesday, August 12, 2008 2:48 PM
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Subject: [funsec] Dancho on Georgian Internet attacks
Here's an interesting blog by Dancho Danchev.
While he gives some interesting information, he also jumps to
conclusions he really can't in every single paragraph.
When defending the Israeli government's Internet, these types of
attacks would be routine. While the possibility of state-sponsored
action can't be completely ruled out it is simply too premature to
tell and although the web sites and the impact on Georgian Internet
visibility are both clear, as Internet attacks go it is not yet out of
Am I missing something?
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