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More Cyxymu spam seen in Sophos spamtraps

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Cyxymu, the Georgian blogger who has been identified as the likely intended target of the high profile denial-of-service attacks seen in the last 24 hours, appears to be popping up everywhere. Aside from giving interviews to The Guardian and CNN, Read more…

Was Twitter denial-of-service targeting anti-Russian blogger?

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Today isn't just the day after Twitter disappeared for a few hours. It's also the first anniversary of Georgian troops moving into South Ossetia, an incident which lead to conflict between the Russian and Georgian armies last year. Perhaps surprisingly, Read more…