Finding the hackers behind the nightmarish DDoS attack

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When a crime occurs in the physical world, investigators search for specific types of evidence. 

Say they're looking into a robbery. Where was the break-in point? Was a weapon used? 

At Dyn, the domain name service-provider hit with a massive distributed denial of service attack on Friday that shut down a huge chunk of the internet, the company hasn't said much about its investigation. But others have unearthed new leads that may point to the perpetrators.

This photo shows Dyn, a New Hampshire internet service company, in the old mill section of the city, on Oct. 21, in Manchester, New Hampshire.

This photo shows Dyn, a New Hampshire internet service company, in the old mill section of the city, on Oct. 21, in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Image: AP Photo/Jim Cole Read more...

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