MillionDollarHomepage attacked

The MillionDollarHomepage was attacked last night apparantly.

That’s scary. Blackmail, and everything. A week of downtime and now back online, the blackmailers started with an email on Jan 7 for $5k. Alex didn’t respond, and they hit the site. It went up and down for a bit, and then they emailed again – this time with a $50k ransom.

Read all about it.

[tags]milliondollarhomepage, ddos, ransom, blackmail, attacked[/tags]

Nate Ritter lives in the Pacific Northwest (U.S.), popularized the #hashtag and creates web applications for a living. He also does miles and point hacking to enable cheap travel for his family. More here →

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