Definition of DDoS in English:


(also DDOS)


    • ‘‘Internet Distributed Denial of Service (DDos) attacks represent a clear and present danger to our global Internet information infrastructure.’’
    • ‘A DDoS attack can paralyze your company.’
    • ‘The real White House web site, was taken offline on Friday for a couple of hours after coming under DDos assault, according to US reports.’
    • ‘And full-scale DDoS attacks can originate from botnets of machines around the world, making the controller almost impossible to locate.’
    • ‘Ideally, DDoS attacks should be stopped as close to the sources as possible.’