In a recent blog post by Arbor Networks, it was shown that DDoS attacks increase significantly during global events.
With the Presidential election in the United States happening in a matter of hours, will we see another significant, sustained attack on major websites, such as US media sites, political parties websites, etc?
I suspect we will, but much like the US election, we won't know who wins for a couple of days.
We can only hope that these sites have adequate protection from such an attack. As for the election, we'll see...