Info About Recent TDoS Attacks

Here are a couple of links to the FBI IC3 page and an article in Newsweek about some recent forms of TDoS attacks. TDoS attacks are being used as cover and also for "coersion" - hammering a consumer or enterprise user with harassing or threatening calls. Some of the attacks are also affecting emergency services:

http://www.ic3.gov/media/2013/130107.aspx

http://www.networkworld.com/community/blog/fbi-dirty-deedsters-are-tweaking-telephony-attacks-coercion