Australian Information Security Incident Reported: October 29 2019

Australian DDoS Arrest 2019: Victorian man arrested over multiple DDoS attacks against a telecommunications business and a large shopping complex

A Victorian man has been arrested over alleged distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks against two businesses between June and October this year.

Source: Victorian man arrested over multiple DDoS attacks | iTnews
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The 34-year-old was arrested in the outer Melbourne suburb of Ringwood on Tuesday following a cyber crime investigation by detectives from Victoria Police and the Australian Federal Police.

In a brief statement, Victoria Police said the alleged attacks were conducted “against a telecommunications business and a large shopping complex between June and October this year”.

Neither business has been named.