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Re: wikileaks unreachable
From: "andrew.wallace" <andrew.wallace () rocketmail com>
Date: Sun, 28 Nov 2010 18:29:15 -0800 (PST)

Hi Nanog,

Some more information here -


The hacker has featured previously in a news article on his attack platform -




----- Original Message -----
From:Joel Esler <joel.esler () me com>
To:Marshall Eubanks <tme () americafree tv>
Cc:North American Network Operators Group <nanog () nanog org>
Sent:Monday, 29 November 2010, 1:56:34
Subject:Re: wikileaks unreachable

I've heard it's a DOS (not DDOS) according to twitter. Allegedly according to the person doing the DOS:

Just so we are all straight and clear - wikileaks hit is not a
'Distributed' DoS, its a simple DoS - I dont use intermediaries or
botnets. Sun Nov 16 - 15:28 EST



On Nov 28, 2010, at 6:42 PM, Marshall Eubanks wrote:

On Nov 28, 2010, at 5:19 PM, Wil Schultz wrote:

DOS is probably because they released some more stuff.

"Secret US Embassy Cables"

DDOS according to this




On Nov 28, 2010, at 1:38 PM, James Downs wrote:

On Nov 28, 2010, at 1:34 PM, Randy Bush wrote:

anyone know why https://www.wikileaks.org/ is not reachable?  nations
state level censors trying to close the barn door after the horse has

Reported they were under attack: http://bgg.lv/h2pmsd

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