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service couldn't function anymore because they were overloaded it looks very much much like what was called a distributed denial of service attack nurses heightened another cases elsewhere , quite a lot are it seems that hackers , out with requests , i couldn't handle it and so essentially the system broke down tended to stay ten carries national and international flights were canceled and about a thousand more delays the airline boarding others in the in , there is a theoretical risk , wilson and lawrence all vulnerable and the reason is this written by the airline that the software that they were using which came under attack is also used by other airlines and hotels concerns a growing about aviation , claims that hackers could take control of the planes remotely law says the safety of ongoing flights was never compromised police and intelligence agencies are now investigating while lots attention has been diverted to ensure it won't happen again