What was shaping up as a roaring success of a weekend for PlayStation ended on a sour note Sunday evening when PSN users started complaining that they weren’t able to connect. An hour after another Lizard Squad tweet claiming responsibility, AskPlayStation confirmed on Twitter that they are investigating the issues.
We are aware that users are having issues connecting to PSN. Thanks for your patience as we investigate.
— Ask PlayStation (@AskPlayStation) December 8, 2014
This is the third such alleged attack in the last week, where Lizard Squad claims they DDoS’d a major network for who knows what reason. No major server has been able to confirm whether it was the result of any such attack, but the timing of Lizard Squad’s tweets seem to suggest a level of foreknowledge.
Stay tuned with Hardcore Gamer for more updates on this topic.