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Attacks on the Internet keep getting bigger and nastier

Attacks on the Internet keep getting bigger and nastier

Could millions of connected cameras, thermostats and kids' toys bring the Internet to its knees? It’s beginning to look that way.

On Friday, epic cyberattacks crippled a major Internet firm, repeatedly disrupting the availability of popular websites across the United States. The hacker group claiming responsibility said that the day’s antics were just a dry run and that it has its sights on a much bigger target. And the attackers now have a secret weapon in the increasing array of Internet-enabled household devices they can subvert and use to wreak...

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