[ISN] DDoS attacks knock Feedly offline for second day running

http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9249064/DDoS_attacks_knock_Feedly_offline_for_second_day_running By Gregg Keizer Computerworld June 12, 2014 RSS aggregator Feedly today went dark for the second time in two days as another wave of distributed-denial-of service (DDoS) attacks knocked it offline. At approximately 10:30 a.m. ET (7:30 a.m. PT), Feedly acknowledged that it had again been targeted by cyber criminals, who seem bent on crippling the RSS provider. “The ops team has reviewed the attacks and is working on building a second line of defense to neutralize this second attack,” said company officials, including Edwin Khodabakchian, Feedly CEO, in a brief status update on the firm’s blog. After a four-hour outage, Feedly was restored at 2:30 p.m. ET, 11:30 a.m. PT. […]