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Date: 3/23/2012 12:00:00 AM
Title: Cyber security and the Caribbean
Summary: Most Caribbean Governments and companies have yet to take seriously the threat posed by cyber attack. This is despite signs that the region is not immune to the actions of those who use the internet to breach national security, undertake criminal activity or behave maliciously.

Just a matter of weeks ago Lime Barbados’ broadband network came under a denial of service attack. Typically in such an intrusion the attacker tries to prevent legitimate users from accessing or utilising a particular service by launching a flood of traffic from multiple points in a manner that slows speeds or brings a system down.
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Country: Dominica