Erinnert Ihr Euch an die rätselhafte DDoS-Attacke, die anscheinend von der chinesischen Zensur-Infrastruktur ausging und über alte Piratebay-Tracker zufällige Websites angriff? Die haben ihre Technik anscheinend verfeinert und in den letzten Tagen GitHub angegriffen:
China is using their active and passive network infrastructure in order to perform a man-on-the-side attack against GitHub. See our "TTL analysis" at the end of this blog post to see how we know this is a Man-on-the-side attack.
In short, this is how this Man-on-the-Side attack is carried out:
1. An innocent user is browsing the internet from outside China.