Anonymous attacks UK Prime Minister and Home Office websites with DDoS assault

Graham Cluley

Anonymous hacktivists have launched a distributed denial-of-service attack against the British government’s Home Office website, preventing legitimate users from visiting the site by flooding it with unwanted internet traffic.

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Graham Cluley Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.