RangeAmp attacks can take down websites and CDN servers

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    RangeAmp attacks can take down websites and CDN servers
    Twelve of thirteen CDN providers said they fixed or planned to fix the problem
    May 25, 2020

    https://www.zdnet.com/article/rangeamp-attacks-can-take-down-websites-and-cdn-servers/
    Research paper: "CDN Backfired: Amplification Attacks Based on HTTP Range Requests"
    (PDF): https://www.liubaojun.org/uploads/1/1/8/3/118316462/dsn_2020.pdf
     
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