Distributed denial of service, the intentional paralyzing of a computer network by flooding it with data sent simultaneously from many individual computers: [as modifier]: so-called zombies which are used to stage DDOS attacks
More example sentences
- ‘Internet Distributed Denial of Service (DDos) attacks represent a clear and present danger to our global Internet information infrastructure.’
- The real White House web site Whitehouse.gov, was taken offline on Friday for a couple of hours after coming under DDos assault, according to US reports.
- A DDoS attack can paralyze your company.
Definition of DDoS in:
- The British & World English dictionary