Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Oracle acquires DNS provider Dyn for more than $600 Million [feedly]

Oracle acquires DNS provider Dyn for more than $600 Million
http://thehackernews.com/2016/11/acquisition-oracle-dyn.html

-- via my feedly newsfeed

Yes, Oracle just bought the DNS provider company that brought down the Internet last month. Business software vendor Oracle announced on Monday that it is buying cloud-based Internet performance and Domain Name System (DNS) provider Dyn. Dyn is the same company that was hit by a massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack by the Mirai botnet last month which knocked the entire