Blackhat 2013

Lessons from Surviving a 300Gbps Denial of Service Attack
Speaker: Matthew Prince, CEO of Cloudflare 
Date: 2016-12-16
Summary: This talk presents how the attackers use DNS open resolver to conduct a DDoS attack of a size larger than 300Gpbs on Spamhaus. The attack is defeated by 
A similar but less technical talk was given by the speaker in Defcon at the same year. 

Million Browser Botnet

Date: 2016-12-18
Summary:  This talk presents how to hack the browser to crack websites.  The attack is conducted by injecting a javascript to the browser of a client. The secret is to use for-loop to request for resources from the victim website using ftp protocol rather than http to break the ceiling limit in the browser. 

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