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'It's High Noon': Blizzard authentication servers fall offline

Discussion in 'CSO' started by RSS, Jun 20, 2016.

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    Early Monday morning, gaming giant Blizzard had server issues, which led to authentication lockouts for gamers attempting to access Overwatch, Hearth Stone, World of Warcraft, Diablo, Heroes of the Stone, and more.

    During the outage, a person claiming credit for the attack said Monday's problems were just a test, promising more outages in the future.

    The person claiming credit for Blizzard's issues Monday morning goes by the handle AppleJ4ck. Prior to outages being reported, they tweeted "Here we go," before commenting to Blizzard customer support an hour later that they were just doing preparations – "Take care of my packets, thanks."

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