When the bots read the command in an internet chat room they were monitoring, they began firing a blizzard of page requests at the servers hosting the company sites.Result: the servers effectively got tongue-tied trying to service the requests, and had to go offline until the attack ceased.
And gambling sites that need a continuous web presence to make money are a favourite target for botnet-based blackmail.
The method of configuration that elsinor should federate with rabbithole is considered out of scope for this document - it is suggested that it be including in the standard MUC room configuration form.
The fun of wish fulfillment wore off and the lag of the cheesy graphics kicked in.
Businesses learned that there wasn’t much money to be made in the simulation.