Xbox Live, Playstation Network Taken Down By Apparent Cybertattack — Here’s Who’s Taking Credit

Xbox Live and the Playstation network experienced outages much of Christmas Day after an apparent cyberattack.

A group calling themselves the “Lizard Squad” took credit for causing the problems. The online group had previously taken credit for the August takedown of the Playstation Network.

“MERRY CHRISTMAS MOTHERF******!” a Twitter account belonging to the group tweeted.

That tweet was followed by several others claiming credit for the outages.

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