Posts Tagged ‘BBC’

Denial of Service: US Judge Sentences Warcraft DDoS Attacker To Prison

The odds of getting caught while firing off denial of service attacks against corporate servers may be low, but don’t let that fool you into thinking that the act is any less criminal. Romanian citizen┬áCalin Mateias found that lesson out the hard way when a judge issued a one year prison sentence and $30,000 in […]


International Sanctions Shut Down World of Warcraft in Iran

Iranian gamers may be waking up to find that access to a number of games will be going away in the coming weeks. According to the BBC, while the Iran government would like you to believe that the games are being banned as “western propaganda” used to “poison the minds of the youth population in […]