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Ouch...right in the VIDEO GAME: Lizard Squad attacks Xbox, Twitch

2014/08/27

The Register - (International) Attackers calling themselves Lizard Squad launched distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks against video game-streaming service Twitch and the Microsoft Xbox Live service August 26, disrupting service on Twitch for a time but failing to impact Xbox Live service. Source:

Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/08/27/lizard_squad_hacking_rampage/

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