Debian-news is about one simple thing - news about Debian GNU/Linux and the top free distributions based on Debian GNU/Linux.


 

Suspected Weekend Hacker Attack on Ubuntu

Unfortunately, three significant factors appear to show signs of an all-out hacker attack against Ubuntu this weekend. Update: It was a power failure, so no need to worry.
More news is here:

Weekend Hacker Attack on Ubuntu

As for a motive, I have no idea whatsoever.

James Troup lets us know the facts
right here

Quote:

I'm afraid the cause of the outage is far more mundane – the data
centre that the Canonical servers are hosted in (including
*.ubuntu.com and ubuntuforums.org) suffered a catastrophic power
failure and as a result we were offline from approximately 12:00 UTC
to 19:30 UTC.

No Response to “Suspected Weekend Hacker Attack on Ubuntu” »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Debian-News is not related to the Debian Project.
All logos and trademarks on this site are property of their respective owners.