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DDoS attackers now tied to Xbox Live outages


8:00 PM on 08.24.2014
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Xbox Live users are now reporting intermittent sign-in issues, and the group claiming responsibility for today's PlayStation Network attacks and bomb threat is again taking credit.

Microsoft seems to be aware of the problem and is "working hard to find a solution as quickly as possible." The problems don't seem to be affecting everyone, but that it's happening at all is still exasperating.

Xbox Live experiencing issues, PSN attackers taking credit [Game Informer]






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8:00 PM on 08.24.2014
DDoS attackers now tied to Xbox Live outages

Xbox Live users are now reporting intermittent sign-in issues, and the group claiming responsibility for today's PlayStation Network attacks and bomb threat is again taking credit. Microsoft seems to be aware of the...more



3:15 PM on 08.24.2014
Sony Online boss' flight diverted by bomb threat

American Airlines has diverted a flight carrying Sony Online Entertainment president John Smedley after receiving a bomb threat from the group claiming responsibility for today's PlayStation Network outage.  Smedley conf...more



10:50 AM on 08.24.2014
DDoS attack on Sony servers?

[Update: Sony has issued an update on the outage: "Network update: our engineers are aware of the issues and are working to resolve them. We'll keep you posted - sorry for the inconvenience."] Earlier today, PlayStation users...more



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