Ransom DDoS attack - need help!
josh at kyneticwifi.com
Thu Dec 3 15:04:41 UTC 2015
None of those names you just mentioned have made the international news.
On Dec 3, 2015 8:59 AM, "Chris Baker" <cbaker at dyn.com> wrote:
> Can you provide some additional details? Is it someone claiming
> association with a known group like DD4BC or the Armada Collective or
> On Thu, Dec 3, 2015 at 9:54 AM, Josh Reynolds <josh at kyneticwifi.com>
>> Sounds like lizardSquad may be at it again
>> On Dec 3, 2015 8:53 AM, "halp us" <throwaway1958251 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > All,
>> > I've been a NANOG member for many years but I'm emailing from an
>> > account to reduce the chance of the attackers finding me.
>> > A company that shall remain anonymous has received a ransom DDoS note
>> > a very well known group that has been in the news lately. Recently
>> > threatened to carry out a major DDoS attack if they are not paid by a
>> > deadline which is approaching. They've performed an attack of a smaller
>> > magnitude to prove that they're serious.
>> > Based on certain details that I can't reveal here, we believe the
>> > of the upcoming attack may be in the several hundred Gbps.
>> > I would really appreciate help in a few areas (primarily with certain
>> > provider contacts/intros) so we can execute our strategy (which I can't
>> > reveal here for obvious reasons). If you email me off-list with a
>> > name/email that you've previously used on-list, I will reply from my
>> > email.
>> > Alternatively, if you can post your experiences on-list with large scale
>> > high profile ransom DDoS attacks, I'd really appreciate it!
>> > Thanks
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