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The company behind the NASDAQ stock exchange has said that last week's three-hour outage was partly its own fault, but mostly the fault of rival exchange firm NYSE Arca. The glitch forced Nasdaq to take trading offline on Thursday last week – and thousands of Nasdaq-listed stocks were frozen in place for three hours across the …

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  1. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Speeded up (possibly inadvertent) replay attack, says another source

    Posted without comment:

    http://www.nanex.net/aqck2/4400.html

  2. John Smith 19 Gold badge
    Coat

    DoS attack by business rival?

    Just getting my tinfoil hat out.

  3. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    No NASDAQ, it's entirely your fault. If your system falls over if people are sending too many messages too quickly, you implement rate-limiting...

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