Hacktivism? DDoS Attack Takes Down American Express’ AmEx.com


“The attack is affecting American Express’s websites in the United States and abroad. “They are hammering the backend systems that handle bill pay, statements, [and] account summary,” said the AmEx employee, who added that some of the company’s online ad and content platforms were down too. (Update: Tablet and mobile apps also went down.) No user data was compromised, the [anonymous] employee said.”

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