DDoS Attack On Steam Servers By Phantom Squad

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You might feel some down time in Steam currently. While writing this article on November 3, 2016 a group of hackers name Phantom Squad claimed that they were responsible for this DDoS attack on Twitter.

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Tweets left by Phantom Squad

Phantom Squad tweeted, “We are responsible for the attack on Steam. Since its almost winter, It should be down for the entire day.”

“Steam will be down for the entire day, Play on your consoles or something. This is a serious operation.

“Steam #Offline”

Its not 100% confirmed that “Phantom Squad” has DDoS steam servers today, but we can definitely see that lot of gamer’s are unable to login to their steam accounts and play games.

Let us know if you have are facing any down time on Steam in the comment section.

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William Fieldhouse

I currently work full time as a penetration tester and have been involved within the IT security industry for over a decade. I also love to pioneer any forms of new technology and ideologies for future advancements. Feel free to contact me at [email protected]

William Fieldhouse

I currently work full time as a penetration tester and have been involved within the IT security industry for over a decade. I also love to pioneer any forms of new technology and ideologies for future advancements. Feel free to contact me at [email protected]

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