May 24, 2001

Study: Nearly 4,000 DoS attacks occur per week

Author: JT Smith

An InfoWorld article on CNN reports on the results of an Internet and computer security study conducted at the University of California, San Diego. According the UCSD study, nearly 4,000 Denial of Service (DoS) attacks happen every week. The vast majority of victims were attacked fewer than five times, and from that group, 65 percent experienced only one attack.

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