Huge DDoS Attack Ongoing, and Another Breach at Adult Dating Site

Happening now: several Denial of Service attacks are ongoing against DNS provider Dyn, knocking down major websites including Twitter and GitHub.

Furthermore, CSO Online reported a few hours ago on another huge compromise of private information from adult dating and entertainment sites:

Penthouse, Adult FriendFinder databases leak, at least 100 million accounts impacted

Databases recently obtained by LeakedSource, as well as source code, configuration files, certificate keys, and access control lists, point to a massive compromise at FriendFinder Networks Inc., the company behind,,, and more than a dozen other websites.