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'Jester' ex-military hacker takes the distributed out of DDOS attacks
A politically-motivated hacker has apparently developed a multi-thread, thin-client denial of service attack application that effectively allows him to launch a distributed denial of service (DDOS) attack on a website from a single linux server.
Whilst single point denial of service software has been available in the hacker domain for some time, its usage has been restricted to relatively high-powered computers with T1 or better upload speeds, Infosecurity notes. According to online reports, however, a patriotic Islamic hacker