Lawmakers Ask For Investigation Into FCC’s Claim Of DDoS Attack

Two Democratic lawmakers called for an independent investigation into the Federal Communications Commission’s claim that it was hit by a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that knocked its public commenting system offline. Senator Brian Schatz, D-HI, and Congressman Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J., called upon the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) to look into the supposed…