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All-out cyber war’ erupts over WikiLeaks: ‘Anonymous’ hackers take MasterCard offline


MasterCard Worldwide confirmed on Wednesday morning that the "MasterCard Directory Server" had gone down and that cardholders were experiencing service interruptions. The revelation was made as a massive denial of service attack was staged against MasterCard, ostensibly for refusing further payments to secrets outlet WikiLeaks.

"Please be advised that MasterCard SecureCode Support has detected a service disruption to the MasterCard Directory Server," MasterCard said. "The Directory Server service has been failed over to a secondary site however customers may still be experiencing intermittent connectivity issues. More information on the estimated time of recovery will be shared in due course."

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The Goverment that wants to hide its secrets - and its mistakes - and its crimes, poudly claims it has an all volunteer army.......and, apparently, so does WikiLeaks.  

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