WikiLeaks to Its Supporters: ‘Stop Taking Down the US Internet, You Proved Your Point’

If you’re wondering who’s to blame for you not being able to access Twitter or Netflix today, it may be WikiLeaks supporters. Despite some skepticism, Politico reports, there are pro-WikiLeaks hacktivist groups who are taking credit for the massive DDoS attack that took down many big sites earlier today.

DHS and the FBI are investigating and it’s not confirmed yet that these WikiLeaks supporters are behind it.

However, WikiLeaks seemed to acknowledge they were earlier today by tweeting this out:

WikiLeaks has been rather active on Twitter recently. Take a look at these tweet from last night and see if it reminds you of anyone. Anyone at all…

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