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Stacheldraht attack diagram
|Operating system||Linux, Solaris|
Stacheldraht (German for "barbed wire") is malware written by Mixter for Linux and Solaris systems which acts as a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) agent. This tool detects and automatically enables source address forgery.
Stacheldraht uses a number of different denial-of-service (DoS) attacks, including User Datagram Protocol (UDP) flood, Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP) flood, Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) SYN flood and Smurf attack.
- Low Orbit Ion Cannon (LOIC) – a stress test tool that has been used for DDoS attacks
- High Orbit Ion Cannon (HOIC) – the replacement for LOIC used in DDoS attacks
- Fork bomb
- Slowloris (computer security)
- Dittrich summary of Stacheldraht features
- Dittrich analysis of Stacheldraht
- Stacheldraht v4 source code
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