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4Chan vs. Tumblr, Who Will Win?
Today a DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attack, an attack of many users trying to take down a website by having many people connect to it at the same time, was supposed taken on by the anonymous users of 4Chan to take down Tumblr. The reason being was that 4Chan thinks Tumblr users/blogs find and steal Internet memes that originate from 4Chans /b/ section, without giving proper credit.
4Chan users have given instructions to other uses on how exactly to DDoS Tumblr, with even a YouTube Tutorial. They will be trying to do this with an LOIC flood.
There have been plenty of interesting graphics between the two sides about the situation. Here’s 4Chans take on the matters:
Tumblr has also even planned their own attack on 4Chan, check out their propaganda poster: