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Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS)

This is an extension of DOS but is when multiple people or actors attack the resource. It's the same method of disrupting a service but it's not a single person you can block, track or monitor, it's several, and from anywhere in the world.

Going back to the elevator example. It's not a single person who has overloaded the motors, it's the volume of smaller and lighter items, or people, which break it.

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