Pastebin confirm on Twitter they have been hit by DoS attack

January 5, 2012

It has been reported in the media that file sharing website Pastebin was taken down earlier this week. The site allows users to upload text/documents and share them has become a favoured resource for hackers from Anonymous. Anonymous uses Pastebin to upload data dumps and post announcements of planned operations. Pastebin doesn't know the motives for the attack at this time.


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