This attack makes the target unable to transmit any messages and effectively useless. A distributed DOS attack appears to be one of the least defensible attacks, as it can cripple even major websites as long as enough resources can be turned against the target.
- How to Get Rid of Denial-of-Service Attacks (http://www.onlamp.com/pub/a/onlamp/synd/2003/01/23/antidos.html)
- Kuro5hin: One suggestion concerning DDOS (http://www.kuro5hin.org/story/2004/2/4/101948/6201)
TakeDown.NET -> “Distributed-denial-of-service”