DDoS attack visualization

by George Chetcuti [Published on 30 April 2013 / Last Updated on 30 April 2013]

VideoLAN developer Ludovic Fauvet turned a recent DDoS attack on VideoLAN's server into a Logstalgia video that shows an amazing, one-sided fight between thousands of requests, with the web server desperately trying to keep them all at bay......

This is exactly what happens during a DDoS attack: many computers (sometimes an entire botnet) send a lot of requests to a single web server, rendering it very slow or even completely unavailable.

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