Eir email system suffers suspected attack

By |2016-11-29T09:19:42+00:00November 29th, 2016|Broadband, Email|

Up to 400,000 users affected as service hit with suspected DDOS attack Eir's email customers have been experiencing problems accessing their mail following a suspected Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) attack by hackers. Ireland's biggest telco has an estimated 400,000 email users, with @eircom.net addresses. The firm noticed an issue last Wednesday and began its mitigation process. A DDOS attack is a malicious attempt to make a server [...]