The multinational bank HSBC has blamed a denial of service attack for the downtime of many of its websites worldwide on Thursday night and the Anonymous group has been quick to take credit. http://thehackernews.com/2012/10/hsbc-hit-by-anonymous-denial-of-service.html
Introduction There is huge amount of documentation about CouchDB on the web. This article is not a complete guide to CouchDB. It’s just a very brief description of CouchDB with examples which could be useful if you decide to try cluster building. A little about CouchDB: Basically, CouchDB is a schema-less document oriented database with a lot of features:
Burn. “Their networks are under duress,” Mr. Madory said. “This is consistent with a DDoS attack on their routers,” he said, referring to a distributed denial of service attack, in which attackers flood a network with traffic until it collapses under the load.