Fueled by super botnets, DDoS attacks grow meaner and ever-more powerful
by Dan Goodin – Apr 17, 2013 7:00 am UTC, arstechnica.com

Coor­di­nat­ed attacks used to knock web­sites offline grew mean­er and more pow­er­ful in the past three months, with an eight-fold increase in the aver­age amount of junk traf­fic used to take sites …

Attacks getting bigger and badder at an alarming rate.

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What we know about the Boston terrorist attack

Faith Karimi, CNN, cnn.com

What we know about the Boston Marathon bombing and its aftermath

(CNN) — Two days after explo­sives killed three peo­ple and injured more than 180 dur­ing the Boston Marathon, details con­tin­ue to trick­le in as inves­ti­ga­tors sort…

What is known about the Boston Marathon Bombing.

What we know about the Boston terrorist attack

So Close, Yet So Far | Runner’s World & Running Times
Amby Burfoot, runnersworld.com

We had already start­ed our cel­e­bra­tion of anoth­er com­plet­ed Boston Marathon. With lit­tle more than a half-mile to go, John and Megan Valen­tine and I were dis­cussing how we could pos­si­bly improve on a great cor­ner­ing photo (Here­ford…

“… our institutions did not become great by following a path of timidity and cowardice. And we can only hope that, when pummeled, as the Boston Marathon was today, they will rise again, stronger than ever.”

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