Collective Intelligence Podcast, Allison Nixon on DDoS Booter Services


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Flashpoint Director of Security Research Allison Nixon discusses the recent takedown of 15 domains associated with DDoS-for-hire booter and stresser services. The takedown opened an important new legal avenue for law enforcement to take action against these harmful services, which in the past hid behind the notion that they were not responsible for the actions of those who bought them.

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