Cyber-attack cripples US website covering Bo Xilai scandal

[AP] A cyber-attack has crippled a US-based website that has reported extensively on China’s biggest political turmoil in years.Boxun.com was forced to move to a another hosting service on Friday after its previous host said the attacks were threatening its entire business, said the website’s manager, Watson Meng. He added that he believed the attacks were ordered by China’s security services, but that it was unclear where they were launched from.
http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2012/apr/20/cyber-attack-boxun-com-bo-xilai

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