Tag: ddos

Jan 04 2022

Solana Goes Down Again

Jan 04 2022 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  blockchain technology ddos solana (sol)

Solana does many things well. The network is fast. Transactions are cheap. However, they have a problem. They are subject to DDoS attacks. DDoS is a distributed denial-of-service attack. It means that someone is able to send many messages or spam into the network to prevent it from working right. Chinese reporter Colin Wu at @WuBlockchain is the one who reported the outage....

Jul 01 2021

The Sandbox FAILED its Community by letting Hackers take Control

Jul 01 2021 Published at CryptoTicker under tags  crypto ddos defi hackers nft

Cryptocurrency investments often yield very high and attract investors from all over the world. This new investment scheme is picking up among techy investors, but there are many times where such projects fall short. The Sandbox is one of those projects that failed its community recently. Their servers are currently...

Feb 16 2021

EXMO Cryptocurrency Exchange Suffers Disruptions Amid DDoS Attack

Feb 16 2021 Published at Blockonomi under tags  ddos exmo security

The UK-based crypto exchange EXMO has seen disruptions in its services as it is the victim of a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack that took down its platform for about 3 hours, the second attack in the last 2 months. The news was reported by the Exchange in a Tweet on Monday 15th, in which the company [...] The post EXMO Cryptocurrency Exchange Suffers...

Feb 15 2021

UK Crypto Exchange EXMO Offline Amid DDoS Attack

Feb 15 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  coinflash ddos exchanges exmo markets

The exchange said it's working to bring services back online following the attack.

Dec 19 2020

Bitcoin.org Briefly Shut Down by Denial of Service Attack; Bitcoin Not Affected

Dec 19 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  bitcoin core bitcoin.org ddos tech

While the site was inaccessible, Bitcoiners shared the software to newcomers wanting to download Bitcoin's code.

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