DDoS

abbreviation or noun
\ ˈdē-ˌdäs How to pronounce DDoS (audio) , ˌdē-ˌdē-ˌō-ˈes \

Definition of DDoS

: distributed denial of service In the last couple of days they've launched DDoSes on the Web sites of Visa, MasterCard, and various other entities …— Farhad Manjoo a DDoS attack

First Known Use of DDoS

2000, in the meaning defined above

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“DDoS.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/DDoS. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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