Geekiness and life on the third coast

DefCon notes: Website vulnerabilities

Bot nets are scary easy to create as are DDoS attacks.

Just a few resources:

Social Engineering, podcast, resources etc
Sam Browne, website vulnerabilities
Defending networks using machine learning, slides from BlackHat
Hive mind distributed file storage

Should you be the victim of a ddos attack, CloudFlare specializes in protection for websites.