Recently, a massive distributed denial of service attack that was intended to take anti-spam organization Spamhaus offline has been reported on. The attack was described as “internet-threatening,” elaborating further that the attack, peaking at more than 300 gigabits per second, “is the kind of scale that threatens the core routers that join the Internet’s disparate networks.”
Some called into question these assessments.
Can a DDoS Break the Internet? | DFI News.