Denial of Service attack here... something to keep in mind when deploying wireless networks, especially with medical networks...an attacker with an open wireless network could easily use a non-secured wireless network to impose on of these types of attacks on web sites via your unsecured wireless router...BD
The National League champion Colorado Rockies' ticket sales Web site is back up and running and briskly dealing World Series seats after an external malicious attack shut down the system. "We sold more than 50,000 tickets today over 2½ hours," Rockies' Media Relations Manager Jay Alves told eWEEK. The Rockies are limiting sales to four per person per game and are diligently checking IDs to guard against scalpers buying more than the allowable limit, a Rockies staff member said.
Paciolan staff members huddled most of the day Oct. 23 at the company's Irvine, Calif., offices in an effort to determine what caused the Oct. 22 attack that brought the system to its knees.