Quantcast
Jump to content
Search In
  • More options...
Find results that contain...
Find results in...
    1. Welcome to GTAForums!

    1. GTANet.com

    1. GTA Online

      1. The Cayo Perico Heist
      2. Find Lobbies & Players
      3. Guides & Strategies
      4. Vehicles
      5. Content Creator
      6. Help & Support
    2. Red Dead Online

      1. Frontier Pursuits
      2. Find Lobbies & Outlaws
      3. Help & Support
    3. Crews

    1. Red Dead Redemption 2

      1. PC
      2. Help & Support
    2. Red Dead Redemption

    1. Grand Theft Auto Series

      1. St. Andrews Cathedral
    2. GTA VI

    3. GTA V

      1. Guides & Strategies
      2. Help & Support
    4. GTA IV

      1. The Lost and Damned
      2. The Ballad of Gay Tony
      3. Guides & Strategies
      4. Help & Support
    5. GTA San Andreas

      1. Guides & Strategies
      2. Help & Support
    6. GTA Vice City

      1. Guides & Strategies
      2. Help & Support
    7. GTA III

      1. Guides & Strategies
      2. Help & Support
    8. Portable Games

      1. GTA Chinatown Wars
      2. GTA Vice City Stories
      3. GTA Liberty City Stories
    9. Top-Down Games

      1. GTA Advance
      2. GTA 2
      3. GTA
    1. GTA Mods

      1. GTA V
      2. GTA IV
      3. GTA III, VC & SA
      4. Tutorials
    2. Red Dead Mods

      1. Documentation
    3. Mod Showroom

      1. Scripts & Plugins
      2. Maps
      3. Total Conversions
      4. Vehicles
      5. Textures
      6. Characters
      7. Tools
      8. Other
      9. Workshop
    4. Featured Mods

      1. Design Your Own Mission
      2. OpenIV
      3. GTA: Underground
      4. GTA: Liberty City
      5. GTA: State of Liberty
    1. Rockstar Games

    2. Rockstar Collectors

    1. Off-Topic

      1. General Chat
      2. Gaming
      3. Technology
      4. Movies & TV
      5. Music
      6. Sports
      7. Vehicles
    2. Expression

      1. Graphics / Visual Arts
      2. GFX Requests & Tutorials
      3. Writers' Discussion
      4. Debates & Discussion
    1. Announcements

      1. GTANet 20th Anniversary
    2. Support

    3. Suggestions

GTAForums does NOT endorse or allow any kind of GTA Online modding, mod menus, tools or account selling/hacking. Do NOT post them here or advertise them, as per the forum rules.

Booted from GTA Online- Ddos


jazzercast

Recommended Posts

Hi guys, I was booted a number of times today from GTA online via Ddos which I've never heard of before today. It was only a number of hours ago and took a screen shot of the player. He knocked my internet out at my home, this all felt pretty scary and feels like something pretty serious.

I've just signed up to express vpn as I don't want that happen again, can anyone explain how to stop this or has gone through the same thing and using express vpn on there ps4 correctly? 

I completed everything iand went back on and they still managed to boot me knocking out my internet, I'm thinking a vpn router might be the trick?

Is this ddos done via PC or ps4? I have no idea.

Thank you.

 

PS I'm in Australia btw.

Link to post
Share on other sites

- DDos is generally done via PC, while some modded PS4 somewhere might be able to do it in general its safe to assume somebody is either using their PC or one of the many terrible websites that offer DDos 'as a service'

- First and foremost, you should report this to R* support over at https://support.rockstargames.com/ with a bit of luck they ban the person, wont stop the DDos though.

- I suggest you just dont play for the rest of the day, let the person have their little power trip, with a bit of luck they will get bored of it soon.
- If it continues then you can contact your ISP / 'Internet Service Provider' and ask them to enable DDos protection on your IP, or they can guide you trough enabling this protection in your router.
- If you want to make a case out of this and know more of the user besides their nickname (if its extreme then R* might be able to provide you with further information about the user) you should know that DDos'ing somebody is against the law in like 80% of the world, if you really wanted too (and this person isnt from Russia) then you could cause them some serious trouble trough a few legal routes, but this will take time and most likely cost you some money for a lawyer.

The harsh reality is that DDos is something that a ton of 'scriptkiddie' players consider "normal" and its an uphill battle to get somebody in trouble for it (especially if they live in Russia, as Putin pitches a tent any time some Russian acts like a douchebag to a non-Russian) even though like mentioned its against the law in most country's you cant do a whole lot about it, unless they are persistent you pretty much just have to accept it and hope they move on to bother somebody else. Wish i could give you a more useful answer but alas.

I would advice against gaming over VPN, as you would get more latency from that, so essentially you'd be paying to get more lag in your games.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • 1 User Currently Viewing
    0 members, 0 Anonymous, 1 Guest

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using GTAForums.com, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.