Protecting Cyber Networks Act Passed in US

Share This: A new legislation, ‘Protecting Cyber Networks Act’ has been Passed in the US, to help companies and the federal government better defend against the growing threat of cyberattacks, despite opposition from privacy advocates. According to cnet.com(1)  it was “prompted in part by a recent uptick in high-profile data breaches, the legislation would allow companies to […]

Playstation and Xbox networks attacked on Christmas day by a DDOS attack

Share This: Lizard Squad have claimed the responsibility for taking down PlayStation and Xbox networks on Christmas day, saying it has made both networks unavailable with Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks (overloading servers) Emil Protalinski(1) report that “Lizard Squad has declared it will no longer attack Microsoft’s Xbox Live and Sony’s PlayStation Network, as well as […]