The notorious message board 4Chan has been taken offline by an overwhelming web attack.
Thanks to the attack, the discussion boards of the site have been hard to reach or offline for almost 24 hours.
The attack might be retaliation for similar attacks that some 4Chan members, as part of the Anonymous group, mounted in support of Wikileaks.
It is not yet clear who is carrying out the attacks and no-one has come forward to claim responsibility.
News about the large-scale web attack, known as a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack, came to light via a message posted on Twitter by Moot, the founder of 4Chan.
Read More/Source: BBC News