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Cube World Woes Continue With DDoS Attacks

By Nathan Grayson on July 9th, 2013.

Look at how sad you've made this cube person, DDoS attackers. FEEL BAD.

I don’t think it’s much of an exaggeration to say that everyone on this decidedly spherical planet wants Cube World. And given that we live in an era of limitless digital bounty, you’d think they’d all be able to zap it into their homes on glorious beams of cyberlightning in fairly short order. Day one, however, saw Cube World’s store servers wobble and lurch under incredible strain, and they’ve been up, down, and pretty much all around ever since. But that, as it turns out, is only one side of the story. That other? People being awful for no real apparent reason, of course! Developer Wollay’s come under a series of apparently timed, targeted DDoS (denial of service) attacks, necessitating frequent server downtime. Details after the break.

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