Supposedly, a spammer has declared DDoS on a blacklister, which is kinda like calamari saying “Look at the squid!”
In the not too distant future, mass interruptions of cloud and other digital connectivity is going to be treated with the same tender mercy that deliberate mass interruptions of air, water, and food are today.
Because, yes, continuous bandwidth will become that important to health and life.
He may well be right. For now, though, the hardest hit are likely to be Netflix customers.