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Jargon Buster Distributed Denial of Service

Thom answers: What is Distributed Denial of Service?

Following on from last week, Thom explains what Distributed Denial of Service means.

Video transcript:

“A distributed denial of service is a form of cyber attack that aims to make a service such as a website unusable by flooding it with malicious traffic or data from multiple sources – these sources are often botnets.”