The New York Times Attacked

Submitted by ub on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 22:16

From: New York Times
To: New York Times Readers

Our Web site was unavailable to users in the United States for a period of time on Tuesday.

The outage was the result of an external attack on our domain name registrar, and we are at work on fully restoring service.

We regret if this incident has caused you any inconvenience.

This is how others reported the story:

New York Times suffers second outage this month, hackers likely responsible - via @nypost

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Syrian Electronic Army attack suspected on New York Times; group also claims Twitter hack via @washingtonpost