Worldwide list of DDoS attacks - August 2021

Worldwide list of DDoS attacks took place during the month of August 2021 

Date of attack Country Industry Downtime  Company Affected Size of Company Attack Details Press Link 
Aug 28 Russia Hospitality NA YobiDoyobi Small DDoS attack launched to protest against the restaurant's latest advertisement campaign Click here
Aug 19 Philippines Government 3 weeks Rights Group Karapatan NA Heavy and sustained DDoS attacks using at least 30,000 bots. Click here

Aug 14

Japan Gaming NA Square Enix Enterprise The attack affected players in the European data center; causing disconnections and, difficulties logging into MMO RPG Final Fantasy XIV. Click here
Aug 6 Philippines Government NA Online Portal for COVID-10 Vaccination NA A bot-triggered DDoS attack flooded their server with millions of requests for registration, denying access to genuine registrars. Click here

 

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