Cyber attacks on Malaysian news site reporting on state poll

Cyber attacks have crippled Malaysia’s top news website Malaysiakini, ahead of a state election which is seen as a litmus test of government popularity.

Malaysiakini’s website is now partially up and running, after its owners changed the I-P address to get around a block on the site. Malaysiakini had been closely reporting campaigning for this weekend’s Sarawak state election, on Borneo island. It had been detailing allegations of vote-buying and corruption by the governing party in Sarawak. … 191418.htm

even this forum is under attacked by trolls.

thanks to the moderator,we’re back in bussiness.

Who knows the gov asked TM to shut down the internet in entire malaysia during counting session? :stuck_out_tongue: