Is an "Electronic Jihad" Imminent?
The article cites a patten of recent, severe DDoS attacks, and speculates they could be a warm-up to a larger assault. It also notes the recent cracking of two security algorithms.
Threats of a widespread cyberattack have been circulating for years. In fact, I recall hearing such warnings as far back as 1995, when I first starting working the Web. But with the Republican National Convention a week away, anything is possible.