Worldwide List Of DDoS Attacks - December 2021

Here are the list of recent DDoS attacks took place worldwide during the month of December 2021

 

Dec 2nd
Industry : Telco
Country : Poland
Downtime : NA

Size of Company : Enterprise
Company Affected : T-Mobile
Attack Details : It was the largest DDoS attack ever on T-Mobile and also on any mobile network operator in Poland. The attack was subsequently mitigated.
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Dec 10th
Industry : Financial Services
Country : USA
Downtime : NA

Size of Company : Medium
Company Affected : Solana Cryptocurrency
Attack Details : The Solana chain was overloaded with DDoS attacks which clogged the network causing delay but there was no downtime.
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Dec 12th
Industry : Media
Country : Philippines
Downtime : 6Hrs

Size of Company : Enterprise
Company Affected : ABS-CBN News Website
Attack Details : ABS-CBN became inaccessible to users after being targeted by a rolling DDoS attack that rendered portions of its site inaccessible.
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Dec 15th
Industry : Media
Country : Philippines
Downtime : NA

Size of Company : Small
Company Affected : Rappler
Attack Details : Website shows 403 Error due to DDoS attack.
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Dec 15th
Industry : Gaming
Country : USA
Downtime : NA

Size of Company : Medium
Company Affected : Respawn Entertainment
Attack Details : Titanfall 2’s servers suffered from DDOS attacks, which made its online mode completely unplayable, seriously affecting its online competitive side.
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Dec 16th
Industry : Gaming
Country : USA
Downtime : 5Hrs

Size of Company : Large
Company Affected : Activision Blizzard
Attack Details: Overwatch, Hearthstone, and World of Warcraft players unable to find matches or connect. Several frustrated players were disconnected from competitive matches and suffered leaver penalties.
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Dec 23rd
Industry : Media
Country : Philippines
Downtime : NA

Size of Company : Small
Company Affected : Rappler
Attack Details: At the peak of the attack, the website received nearly a million requests per second.
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