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 #974061  by randee
 Mon Feb 26, 2018 10:22 am
The site is slow this morning... we're under a DOS attack. Working to mitigate it by blocking IP's but they bounce around to different IP's so it can be frustrating. Not a full on attack either, or we'd be shut down.
We're currently gaining. Hope those are not famous last words.

denial-of-service attack

A denial-of-service attack is a security event that occurs when an attacker takes action that prevents legitimate users from accessing targeted computer systems, devices or other network resources.
 #974087  by randee
 Tue Feb 27, 2018 10:17 am
For the moment... I see we had a spike this morning, but it settled down on its own pretty quickly.