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Myanmar Internet Down from Massive DDoS Attack

Craig Labovitz of Arbor Networks reports: "Back in 2007, the Myanmar government reportedly severed all Myanmar Internet connectivity in a crackdown over growing political unrest. Yesterday, Myanmar once again fell of the Internet. Over the course of the past several days, Myanmar's main Internet provider, the Ministry of Post and Telecommunication (or PTT for short), suffered a large, sustained DDoS attack disrupting most network traffic in and out of the country."

Updates:  UPDATED Nov 04, 2010 1:44 PM PDT
Myanmar's Internet 'under attack' ahead of election AFP, Nov.4.2010

Related topics: Access Providers, Cyberattack, DDoS

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