Twitter Suffers More Downtime, Attacks

Twitter went down again, and a message on their Status page points to another attack:

Update (12:17p): We're back up and analyzing the traffic data to determine the nature of this attack.

Yesterday, Twitter was dealing with malware affecting user accounts. And of course, last week's DoS attacks exposed just how vulnerable Twitter is.

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Nathania was a Search Engine Watch news correspondent from 2008 to 2010. Before that, she held positions as Senior Editor at Bold Interactive and Search Marketing Copywriter at Fortune Interactive.