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LOOK: Cotabato, Kidapawan gov’t sites hacked

By: - Reporter / @NCorralesINQ
/ 11:22 AM April 02, 2016


The websites of the Cobatato Provincial government ( and Kidapawan City ( were down on Saturday morning, a day after the bloody dispersal clash between police authorities and protesting farmers in the city.

On its Facebook Page, Anonymous Philippines claimed taking down the said websites with a “distributed denial of service” or DDOS attack.
A DDOS attack makes a computer or network unavailable to its users by hackers in control of several devices. This is done by flooding a server with more network traffic than it can handle. CDG


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