[Data Breach] – Fund Focus – Jan 2012

An Australian online investment website, Funds Focus, part of Wealth Focus owned by Sulieman Ravell, was temporarily shut down after being hit by a massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack.

The Russian masterminds that were behind the attack demanded the owner ransom money to stop the malicious operation that prevented the company from performing its tasks.

Read More: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Funds-Focus-Shut-Down-After-DDoS-Attack-Hackers-Demand-Ransom-246697.shtml

Also: http://www.scmagazine.com.au/News/286905,melbourne-it-hit-with-ddos-legal-threat.aspx

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