[Owasp_wasc_web_hacking_incidents_database_project] WHID 2014-146: Blizzard confirms World of Warcraft target of DDoS attack

Web Hacking Incident Database (WHID) owaspwhid at owasp.org
Fri Nov 14 19:42:21 UTC 2014

(Incident Description): WoW Insider received reports earlier today that Blizzard may be the target of a significant DDoS effort -- and community manager Bashiok has confirmed it on the World of Warcraft forums.

(Attack Method): Denial of Service

(Application Weakness): Insufficient Anti-Automation

(Outcome): Downtime

(Reference) : http://wow.joystiq.com/2014/11/13/blizzard-confirms-world-of-warcraft-target-of-ddos-attack/

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