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Floodnet is

a JAVA applet that causes constant search queries of a site by the search engine every nine seconds. It monopolizes computer processor unit time and resources that may cause the server to overload.[1]

References Edit

  1. Dan Kuehl, "Information Operations: The Hard Reality of Soft Power" 129 n.1 (May 2004) (full-text).

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