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Frustrated author cybersquats novelist’s website

byDanny BradburyIf you visit the website of renowned Canadian novelist Patrick deWitt today, you’ll see a surprising message. “THIS IS NOT PATRICK DEWITT”, it says.That’s because the domain has been taken over by a cybersquatter. Not just any cybersquatter, mind – this one has literary ambitions.The unpublished writer apparently
Publish At:2020-02-10 07:57 | Read:152 | Comments:0 | Tags:Privacy Security threats cybersquatting domain lapse domain

DDoS Mitigation Firm Has History of Hijacks

Last week, KrebsOnSecurity detailed how BackConnect Inc. — a company that defends victims against large-scale distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks — admitted to hijacking hundreds of Internet addresses from a European Internet service providerĀ in order to glean information about attackers who were targeting BackConnect. According to an ex
Publish At:2016-09-20 22:45 | Read:4936 | Comments:0 | Tags:Other Akamai BackConnect Inc. BackConnect LLC Beckman Softwa


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