DoubleClick, Inc. Receives A Nasty DOS Attack

InfoWorld reports that DoubleClick received a virtual server beating Tuesday thanks to the efforts from a DOS Attack (Denial Of Service) originating from the Internet. Reports indicate the attack took place at about 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The attack was quite successful at crippling their Web site in addition to their ad servers. DoubleClick has indicated that their staff is working out a plan of defense in case this happens again.