Chinese websites under mass attack
Throughout 2008, hundreds of thousands of European and US web applications have fallen victim to such attacks, with considerable evidence suggesting that the attacks have largely originated from China. Chinese websites are suffering in their turn on a similar scale from attacks also coming from within China.
Attacks of this naturea are increasing worldwide, so web server operators should check whether their web sites are vulnerable. Microsoft recently provided some guidance on protecting Web applications running on IIS.
- Chinese Weekend Compromise, entry Trend Micro's blog