Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 8th Dec 2010 12:16 UTC
Internet & Networking It looks like several companies are learning what happens when you mess with the internet - and they're learning it the hard way. Several major companies have been hit by the collective powers of Anonymous after 4chan launched several distributed denial-of-service attacks. What many have been predicting for a long time now has finally happened: an actual war between the powers that be on one side, and the internet on the other. Update: PayPal has admitted their WikiLeaks snub came after pressure from the US government, and Datacell, which takes care of payments to Wikileaks, is threatening to sue MasterCard over Wikileaks' account suspension. Update II: is down due to the attack. Update III: PayPal has caved under the pressure, and will release the funds in the WikiLeaks account.
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RE: Puny attacks
by aledujke on Wed 8th Dec 2010 16:29 UTC in reply to "Puny attacks"
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No the attacks are effective... and organized. You just log in with loic and the irc topic or one of the ops take controll of loic on your pc.

And ".net program" works on linux over wine with .net libraries (you can install them with winetricks) very well

also pandalabs has good coverage ddos:

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