DOS attack hits US federal court
Electronic filing, website affected.
DOS attack hits US federal court. Unidentified hackers temporarily blocked access to the US federal court system’s public website on Friday US time, preventing lawyers from filing legal documents, Politico reported.
The DOS attack hit US federal court uscourts.gov, as well as other federal court websites around the country, a spokesman for the Administrative Office of the US Courts told Politico. PACER, the court system access page that provides information on cases, and its electronic filing system also were affected.