22 Feb Digital Attack Map
This webpage displays real time statistics of DDOS (distributed denial-of-service) activity. In these instances someone is trying to crash a server in an attempt to stop others from using it. You achieve this by making so many requests of the server that it doesn’t have the time or the resources to answer or fulfill legitimate requests for service.
Its hard to wrap one’s mind around how much activity there really is on the Internet. This site provides a window into what some of the bad guys are up to.