Posts Tagged 'internet'

Anonymous slowing down the Internet..

A slowdown in the Internet speed of networks in North America, Europe and especially Asia on Thursday has been attributed to an attack by the Anonymous organization against Chinese websites.
The infamous organization launched DDos attacks against and defaced more than 500 Chinese sites, leaving the following message on the government homepages:
“Dear Chinese government, you are not infallible, today websites are hacked, tomorrow it will be your vile regime that will fall.”
There were other messages calling Chinese people …

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U.S. Internet rules to take effect November 20

U.S. Internet rules to take effect November 20

(Reuters) – Long-delayed U.S. Internet rules that tackle the controversial issue of balancing consumer and content provider interests against those who sell access to the Web will take effect November 20.
The Federal Communications Commission’s “open Internet” order was published in the Federal Register on Friday, and immediately drew threats of court and congressional challenges.
The rules were adopted by the FCC late last year after a lengthy debate, but only recently cleared a review by the White House’s Office …

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