No, Hackers Apparently Didn’t Take Down The Entire Liberian Internet


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There may have been some small outages in the west African country, but the entire country did not get taken down by the same attack that crippled US websites.

Internet access in Liberia was actually pretty solid this week, despite several reports that a group of hackers had managed to take down web access across the country.

A massive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack last month managed to render many of the US’s top websites inaccessible and has set cybersecurity watchers on edge for the next attack. The other shoe appeared to have dropped in the west African nation of Liberia, tech news site ZDNet reported on Thursday.

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