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Synonyms for attack

Synonyms for attack

to start work on vigorously

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a method used in dealing with something

a sudden and often acute manifestation of a disease

Synonyms for attack

an offensive move in a sport or game

intense adverse criticism

ideas or actions intended to deal with a problem or situation

a decisive manner of beginning a musical tone or phrase

the onset of a corrosive or destructive process (as by a chemical agent)

take the initiative and go on the offensive

begin to injure

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While denial of service attacks have existed for many years, technology advances allow coordinated automated attacks from many computers at once thereby increasing the risk for Web sites.
IntruGuardeIUs IG200 In-Line Security Appliance Protects PlaneettaeIUs Network Operations Center and Server Farm From Repeated Denial of Service Attacks
Shadowserver Foundation - This team of volunteer researchers employs a collaborative network to finger the "botmasters" that remotely control zombies and bot armies, making it possible to more easily identify and clean entire blocks of zombies being used for a range of malicious activities including identity theft, phishing and denial of service attacks, as well as spam.
IntruGuard's appliances, dedicated to automatically blocking denial of service attacks in seconds, are now available for integration and delivery in a managed security services solution.
It addresses security concerns both on the perimeter as well as internal to the network, and integrates comprehensive protection against Denial of Service and Distributed Denial of Service attacks that cripple many VPN/Firewall appliances.
SourceT Makes Mission-Critical Applications Immune to Compromise from Rootkits, Malware and Resistant to Denial of Service Attacks
March 30 Presentation to Explain the Growing Threat Posed by Denial of Service Attacks and How Automated Security Appliances Can Accurately Block Such Assaults
Headline of release should read: Latest Tumbleweed Dark Traffic Report Shows 300% Rise In Denial of Service Attacks (sted Latest Tumbleweed Dark Traffic Report Shows 300% Rise in Directory Harvest Attacks).