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Blizzard currently being DDOS'D by Lizard Squad

As of right now Blizzard Entertainment appears to be under a DDOS attack by Lizard Squad, a group of hackers who have successfully taken down a multitude of other large 'targets' before.Players first…

April 14, 2016 | 12:58 EDT

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**Update** Facebook and Instagram were down seemingly worldwide

Since about 1:10am EST, Facebook and Instagram were down potentially globally. The sites have since been restored at least for some users. A massive influx of reports of Facebook and Instagram being…

January 27, 2015 | 03:23 EST

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Lizard Squad explain their reasons behind PSN and Xbox Live attacks

As the majority of you probably know, this has been a very sad Christmas for PSN and Xbox Live users. A coordinated DDoS attack brought down both services, leaving many people incapable of enjoying…

December 27, 2014 | 11:46 EST


Haven't been able to get on Xbox Live, PSN? Here's why

If you've been trying to get in some online gaming on your Xbox or PlayStation 4 this holiday, you've probably been left frustratingly unsatisfied. You can thank a certain malicious internet group: …

December 26, 2014 | 01:47 EST

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Lizard Squad attacks EA, Panics Swedish Agency

Lizard Squad was at it again yesterday, attacking Electronic Arts and causing some unexpected spill over in Sweden. Lizard Squad has been attacking gaming company's that rely on internet lately, and…

December 11, 2014 | 04:55 EST


PSN Down, Hacker Group Lizard Squad Takes Credit

For those of you coming here because you can no longer sign into your PSN Account, I am here with answers. During the Playstation Experience today, the notorious hacker group Lizard Squad gloated on…

December 7, 2014 | 09:54 EST


Minecraft US Launch Temporarily Knocks PSN Offline

Sony's PlayStation Network was down earlier this afternoon following the US release of the popular open-ended building game, Minecraft. This afternoon, around 1PM CDT, eager PlayStation 4…

September 5, 2014 | 01:29 EDT