Extortionists threaten sites with bad traffic to make Google ban ads
They're demanding $5,000 in bitcoin to make the problem go away.
Cloudflare is providing free anti-DDoS services to US political campaigns
Candidates can get the service for free as long as they meet modest fundraising requirements.
New DoS attack exploits algorithms to knock sites offline
The attack sends junk data to algorithms for processing.
The internet is racing to cut ties with 8chan after another deadly shooting
Cloudflare, Voxility and Tucows have all pulled support.
Cloudflare cuts off extremist site 8chan after multiple shootings
The message board has been a haven for white nationalists.
Google's Jigsaw is giving European politicians free DDoS protection
Project Shield will be available ahead of the upcoming parliamentary elections.
FBI shuts down 15 DDoS-for-hire sites
Law enforcement also charged three operators.
Mirai botnet hackers will serve their time working for the FBI
They were assisting the FBI even before they were charged.
Lawmakers ask Ajit Pai about false DDoS claims
They want to know when the FCC became aware a DDoS attack was unlikely.