recently launched attacks on a number of popular websites around the world, Twitter and Facebook services blocked, Google (Google) was successfully beat off hackers.
is the first to be confirmed by hackers is a number of social networking sites. Microblogging site Twitter at 6 local time at the time of the evening, the first to be confirmed by the hacker denial of service (DOS) attack, that is, the use of multiple computers at the same time point to a hacker website, so that normal users can not log in. The attack effect, Twitter service paralyzed for more than 1 hours, another social networking site LiveJournal also attacked.
subsequently, the social networking site Facebook problems, although not completely paralyzed, but the service rate slowed down.
local time 7 early, widely used search engine users and network platform Google also announced that it was attacked by DOS. But Google spokesman said the company successfully repulsed the hacker, the service has not been affected. Google said the attacks are in contact with the other sites, to investigate the matter.