Investigate

If you have been the victim of a ‘Denial of Service’ or Defacement attack, it can be valuable to understand why you’ve been attacked and why now.

Why you’ve been attacked and why now: Who do you think might be interested in targeting your website or your organization? Have you recently posted something controversial, could this threat be related to your work or does your website receive a lot of traffic and did your domain name expire? Why now? Could a recent change to your website have made you a target for Denial of Service attacks or Defacement attacks? In the section on helpful resources there are links to guides that give you tips and tricks on how to prevent digital emergencies and be proactive in your digital security.