Denial Of Service Attack (DOS)

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Denial Of Service Attack is a form of cyber attack basically used by hackers to prevent the victims from accessing any legitimate service. This hacker floods the web servers with excessive traffic in order to succeed in this attack. The attack does not result in theft or loss of data but can cause victim a great deal of time and money to handle this type of attack.

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