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DDoSed by the Troll

January 3, 2014 — by Motty Alon1

For a large number of online gamers that planned to spend their holiday break playing online games such as League of Legends,  Minecraft, DayZ, Eve Online, and even ClubPenguin, they were met with an unpleasant surprise. A hacker group with the name “DERP” was attacking many of the Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMOG) sites over the last couple of days.