DoS and DDoS attacks easily explained

DoS – stands for “Denial of Service” and broadly means that an internet service is not available, even though it should be. You have probably already experienced it yourself: your request on a website gets denied; for example, when buying a ticket for a concert or making an appointment for a Corona vaccination at your local vaccination center. The ticket can’t be bought, or you can’t even access the website. You may try again a little later or turn away from the website completely. At this point, it is common to say: “The servers were down” – and this is the principle of DoS, or in special cases, which we will explain in more detail in a moment, DDoS.

Why does your business need Social Media Marketing to improve?

In today’s era, almost everything is linked with social media. Social media has a significant impact on our lives. With the rise in the popularity of social media, Social Media Marketing (SMM) came into existence too. Many businesses are advertising their products on social media and finding it a very effective technique. At the same time, some businessmen are struggling with the idea of social media marketing. Suppose you are among those people who don’t know the benefits of social media marketing. In that case, the following five advantages of social media marketing are for you. These five benefits will help your business grow:

Science fiction connects – A network of virtual bridges

Science fiction is a popular genre in many fields, from literature (“The Time Machine” by H. G. Wells) to film (“Godzilla vs. Kong”, 2021) to art. Thematically, this genre mostly shows scientific-technical aspects up to complete visions of the future, far away from reality. Paintings feature alien spaceships, among other things; a good example, visually closest to our theme, is the painting “Cabin” by Jonathan Ball (2019). But have you ever heard of science fiction portals that don’t remain science fiction but connect people in real life? We’re not just talking about a live image transmission to a known person via e. g. Teams or Skype: we’re talking about real portals that have now been set up in Poland and Lithuania which are going to be part of a large portal network in the future.

Buy Now Pay Later

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), customers can purchase a product of their liking and make payment for it in the future without any interest in the product’s original price. This is like a short-term investment. In Ecommerce, buy now pay later is becoming one of the most popular payment methods. It doesn’t affect the customer’s credit score unless he/she fails to make payment on the due date. BNPL is also using as an instalment plan for some products without any interest. This is very convenient for the customers while buying something online. However, it also has its downside.

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