Temporary takedown of University FCU website in Texas shows credit unions not immune.
Website claims Al-Qassam Group is responsible for taking University FCU's website down for 2 1/2 hours on Thursday.
Question: How well protected against swarming, potentially crippling DDoS attacks are the corporates?
Although relatively unsophisticated, distributed denial of service attacks (DDoS) are fairly difficult to defend against.
ThreatMetrix takes a look at what's in place and what needs to be.
Wire transfers by live chat from a trusted computer raise this spectre.
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Opinions divided on credit unions as targets of denial of service attacks.
Technology writer Robert McGarvey looks this week at whether denial of service attacks could invade mobile banking next.
Technology writer Robert McGarvey this week looks at what could be most sinister about distributed denial of service attacks.