Another record-breaking DDoS attack has been stopped

Someone seems hell-bent on denying the service of a specific company in Eastern Europe, and is carrying out some huge Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks to do so. After executing (and failing) the largest-ever DDoS attack ever seen in July 2022, the same group has returned with an even bigger assault, Akamai has reported.  The company reports that the attack was against an unnamed entity in Eastern Europe and was 7% stronger than the July 2022 incident, suggesting that the threat actor took the time to bolster the forces of its botnet and come back stronger.

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