BBC sites down!! DDOS attack?

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Found 31st Dec 2015
All BBC sites are down at the moment. Are cyber terrorists attacking them?
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No idea, although it's sent the mrs into meltdown as she wanted to catch up on Casualty X)
Lol. No Casualty. Every cloud has a silver lining....
One sec, I'll just give the cyber terrorists a quick call to find out....
RossD89

One sec, I'll just give the cyber terrorists a quick call to find out....



Cheers. Let us know what they say.
Probably the IT staff are on hols and have left the teaboy in charge...
Well at least someone will be having a Happy New Year.
Perhaps Graham's fight against the tv licence has finally paid off.
Saturn

Well at least someone will be having a Happy New Year.





stuarthanley

Perhaps Graham's fight against the tv licence has finally paid off.




Great minds ........
Saturn

Well at least someone will be having a Happy New Year.

stuarthanley

Perhaps Graham's fight against the tv licence has finally paid off.


Or fools seldom differ
Perhaps it's a test by the BBC to see how many people phone up and complain so they can justify the licence.

Don't phone. Watch something else. Let them see how the country doesn't need them.
Clarkson revenge attack?
jamgin

Clarkson revenge attack?



Perhaps he didn't like John Bishop's bashing within the conclusion of the gripping second part of "Top Gear - From A-Z".

PS. A new television vehicle for "The Stig":

[ mirror.co.uk/tv/…036 ]

When the page was reporting unusual traffic levels, my first thought was that the Queen had died.
However, as there's nothing on Sickipedia, I assume it's actually just a technical issue.
fivegoldstars

When the page was reporting unusual traffic levels, my first thought was … When the page was reporting unusual traffic levels, my first thought was that the Queen had died.However, as there's nothing on Sickipedia, I assume it's actually just a technical issue.



Oh no! Sickipedia has a technical issue too. oO
Lizard squad must be doing the BBC now as well.
back up now..
JordUK

back up now..



It seems to have got a lot of other people annoyed too.
JordUK

back up now..



Probably too late now - hopefully the I.T. guys did so beforehand.
My next door neighbours house is empty. I wonder if terrorists have killed them all!
A data base error in catchup services cause it allegedly
Edited by: "mrwhitelabel" 31st Dec 2015
Looking like it was DDOS attack :
DDOS attack at BBC

Could be more to come I would reckon.
fanpages

It seems to have got a lot of other people annoyed too.



Annoyed? Why would I be annoyed.
http://cdn.meme.am/instances/500x/66235479.jpg

stuarthanley

Perhaps it's a test by the BBC to see how many people phone up and … Perhaps it's a test by the BBC to see how many people phone up and complain so they can justify the licence.Don't phone. Watch something else. Let them see how the country doesn't need them.



I didn't even notice X)
dmcmsn

Lizard squad must be doing the BBC now as well.



Who cares? Aslong as PSN is okay
Classic line in the news story on the bbc news website, entitled "Web attack knocks BBC websites offline"

The BBC has yet to confirm or deny that such an attack was responsible for the problems.
peteivy

Classic line in the news story on the bbc news website, entitled "Web … Classic line in the news story on the bbc news website, entitled "Web attack knocks BBC websites offline"The BBC has yet to confirm or deny that such an attack was responsible for the problems.



It says a web attack knocks BBC website off line.

Sounds pretty much confirmed its saying its responsible to me.

Maybe go check now on your neighbour.
Good seeing the clown that used to scare the beejeebus outta me as a kid.

http://i4.mirror.co.uk/incoming/article5332946.ece/ALTERNATES/s615/BBC-website-down-Clown.jpg
Although I also found no matter where in the lounge you viewed the test card from the girls eyes also haunted you....equally as creepy.

http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/About/General/2012/4/20/1334931875120/BBC-test-card-F-featuring-008.jpg
cicobuff

Good seeing the clown that used to scare the beejeebus outta me as a kid.



Now looking like a zombie clown. Even scarier.
peteivy

Classic line in the news story on the bbc news website, entitled "Web … Classic line in the news story on the bbc news website, entitled "Web attack knocks BBC websites offline"The BBC has yet to confirm or deny that such an attack was responsible for the problems.



Classic BBC! There own website can't confirm what is happening to their website.

Recursive BBC reporting gone mad.
cicobuff

Although I also found no matter where in the lounge you viewed the test … Although I also found no matter where in the lounge you viewed the test card from the girls eyes also haunted you....equally as creepy.



Apparently the clown went on to win the noughts and crosses game.
fanpages

[ … [ http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/4214042/Test-card-girl-bemused-by-her-return-to-British-television.html ]Did Lena Söderberg's eyes haunt you as well?[ http://www.jamieallen.com/killinglena/ ][img]http://image.slidesharecdn.com/2013feminismoenlared-130428054109-phpapp02/95/feminismo-en-la-red-2013-52-638.jpg?cb=1367127929[/img]



Blimey the clown hasn't aged well. Too much booze me thinks.
fanpages

[ … [ http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/4214042/Test-card-girl-bemused-by-her-return-to-British-television.html ]Did Lena Söderberg's eyes haunt you as well?[ http://www.jamieallen.com/killinglena/ ][img]http://image.slidesharecdn.com/2013feminismoenlared-130428054109-phpapp02/95/feminismo-en-la-red-2013-52-638.jpg?cb=1367127929[/img]

jamgin

Blimey the clown hasn't aged well. Too much booze me thinks.



Bubbles is on the right.
Carole is on the left.
JordUK

Annoyed? Why would I be annoyed.




Please remember to apply your 'fanpages' filter, and then read your post again.
fanpages

Did Lena Söderberg's eyes haunt you as well?[ … Did Lena Söderberg's eyes haunt you as well?[ http://www.jamieallen.com/killinglena/ ][img]http://image.slidesharecdn.com/2013feminismoenlared-130428054109-phpapp02/95/feminismo-en-la-red-2013-52-638.jpg?cb=1367127929[/img]



In a different sort of way.
stuarthanley

Perhaps Graham's fight against the tv licence has finally paid off.




No, not quite, did you see any mushroom cloud type explosions over the BBC HQ.

I KNOW WHY DOESN'T DAME JANET SMITH RELEASE HER REPORT INTO ABUSE AT THE BBC BEFORE THE CHARTER NEGOTIATIONS ARE COMPLETE?

Nah the BBC have done everything to block to the report into child abuse because they know exactly what it is going to say.
jamgin

Classic BBC! There own website can't confirm what is happening to their … Classic BBC! There own website can't confirm what is happening to their website. Recursive BBC reporting gone mad.




The government haven't told them what to report yet!
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