How I became the first person to describe the advent of a new class of computer network attack tools.

20 Years of DDoS

Part 0: The Build Up to Distributed Denial of Service

Dave Dittrich
Jul 23, 2019 · 8 min read

The squall before the storm

A simple rootkit, a distributed sniffer, or something else?

DDoS is not an “attack.” It’s more of a “life style” (“life cycle?”)

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Dave Dittrich

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