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Submission + - Network Solutions Under Large Scale DDoS Attack (circleid.com)

netizen writes: CircleID is reporting a large scale DDoS attack affecting all of Network Solutions name servers for the past 48 hours potentially affecting millions of websites and emails around the world hosting their domain names on the company's servers. NANOG mailing list indicates that it is due to a very large-scale UDP/53 DDoS which Network Solutions has also confirmed: "[t]here is a spike in DNS query volumes that is causing latency for the delay in web sites resolving. This is a result of a DDOS attack. We are taking measures to mitigate the attack and speed up queries."
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Network Solutions Under Large Scale DDoS Attack

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