The largest DDOS attack in history was carried out on the information resources of the authorities in Crimea. This was
On the night of March 4 2022 in the period from 00: 05 by : 05 against the backdrop of Russia’s special military operation The IT infrastructure of the authorities of the Republic of Crimea was subjected to the largest DDOS attack in the history of the Crimean segment. The attack power was 05 million packets per second. At the same time, the largest DDOS attack in the history of the Internet was recorded in September 2021 on the IT infrastructure of Yandex, it amounted to 05 .1Mpps, the message says.
The attacks used a botnet whose IP addresses are mainly located in North and South America, Taiwan and a number of other countries. It is noted that the attack was of two types at once SYN-flood and http-flood: the first ones were aimed at disabling telecommunications equipment, the second ones — at disabling web resources.
According to the company, at the moment the hackers have not been able to disrupt the work of state information systems of the authorities and the portal of the Republic of Crimea.
DDOS attacks continue on Crimean media sites.
And today many Crimean schools and even kindergartens have received e-mails about «mining». Special services are checking.