WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange
The Wikileaks urged its supporters to stop the attack on the American segment of the Internet
Wikileaks has addressed his supporters with a request to stop cyber attacks on us resources of the Internet. The appeal published in the Twitter site.
“Mr. Assange is alive and Wieileaks continues publishing. We ask the supporters to stop attacks on the U.S. Internet. You’ve made your point of view”, — stated in the message.
Earlier, on October 17, Wikileaks reported that the founder of the portal, Julian Assange, who is currently in the Ecuador Embassy in London, deprived of Internet access. “Internet connection Julian Assange was deliberately aborted by the state. In this regard, we take appropriate measures,” — said.
Later, the portal reported that access is restricted , the government of Ecuador. WikiLeaks noted that it occurred shortly after the publication of the speeches of the candidate in US presidents from Democratic party Hillary Clinton the Corporation of Goldman Sachs.
18 Oct portal, citing several U.S. sources said that U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry has asked Ecuador to stop the publication of the speeches of Hillary Clinton on WikiLeaks, during peace talks with the Revolutionary armed forces of Colombia (FARC), which led to the announcement of a ceasefire with the guerrillas.
On Friday, October 21, the American provider Dun announced a massive DDoS attack, which his clients have lost access to many popular sites. According to Reuters, investigated the incident, the Federal Bureau of investigation (FBI). The Ministry of internal security of the United States stated that it also considers “all possible causes” of a DDoS attack on Internet service provider Dyn.