group naming themselves The God Fearing Computer Hackers
of Uzbekistan announced today that they were behind
the Enhancement of Service Attack launched on the Microsoft.com
web site, yesterday.
the attack, which lasted 65 minutes, users were able to
click straight through to the required page, without needing
to wait for the page to load.
virus when seen under a microscope
at Microsoft deny the attack took place, claiming it was
the superiority of a new patch being tested which 'did the
trick', but were unable to explain why the performance of
the web site slowed to normal levels after the alleged attack
were immediately contacted by our politically diverse world
band of web users who told us the following: