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    DoubleClick service overwhelmed

    DoubleClick said its network that serves companies' online advertising was hobbled Tuesday as a result of a "denial of service" attack.

    DoubleClick said that its infrastructure came under attack from outside sources early Tuesday. In a denial of service attack, a program floods a computer network with data-transaction requests, overwhelming its systems.

    "The attack caused severe service disruption for many of our ad-serving customers," a spokeswoman for DoubleClick said. "The situation has improved over the last few hours and we continue to take steps to resolve the situation permanently."

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    Just the same computer virus that spoiled Google's opening day IPO stock auction with a temp outage.
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    "What have you done today to put real value into a referral click...from a shoppers viewpoint!"

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