Facebook and Twitter DDOS troubles

The latest social networking site Facebook experienced a denial of service attack. The popular social-networking site changed it stance.

Facebook encountered network issues related to an apparent DDOS attack. That resulted in a decrease of the service for some users. Facebook said: “No user data was at risk and we have restored full

access to the site for most users. We're continuing to monitor the situation to ensure that users have the fast and reliable experience they've come to expect from Facebook."

Cyber attack on Google inside job?

Google announced a while ago that they are going to stop censoring the Chinese version of its search engine. Google threatened to leave the Chinese market.

One of the main reason was the attack on google from Chinese hackers. Google claims that it was directly from China.

The attack

The attack, which used a bug in the Microsoft Internet Explorer and not to forget the trojan named Hydraq is considered sophisticated. Because the level of the technical expertise and the information the hackers had was high. They knew exactly who to attack, and where to attack it.