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Issue No. 04 - July/August (2007 vol. 5)
ISSN: 1540-7993
pp: 76-79
Michael Lesk , Rutgers University
ABSTRACT
Distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks against Estonian computers were completed inexpensively enough to seriously call into question any assumptions that they were coordinated or run by agents of the Russian government. Indeed, motivated businesses and organization now have many resources within easy reach to launch botnet attacks.
INDEX TERMS
Estonia, cyberattacks, DDoS, cyberwar
CITATION

M. Lesk, "The New Front Line: Estonia under Cyberassault," in IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 5, no. , pp. 76-79, 2007.
doi:10.1109/MSP.2007.98
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