European Commission experience DDoS attack

The European Commission was attacked around 3pm on November 24th by a DDoS. Both the EU’s main website and the network gateways were targeted in the attack making it difficult for staff to work.

The EC pointed out that nothing was breached and no data was stolen. The Commission’s security team were fighting off another wave of attacks later that evening, SC Magazine reports.

Little is publicly known about the source of the attack.

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