The server at www.mastercard.com is taking too long to respond.
‘Operation Payback’ Attacks MasterCard
and PayPal Sites to Avenge WikiLeaks
Early Wednesday morning, the group announced on Twitter:
“WE ARE GLAD TO TELL YOU THAT http://www.mastercard.com/ is DOWN AND IT’S CONFIRMED!”
MasterCard is experiencing heavy traffic on its external corporate website – MasterCard.com. We are working to restore normal speed of service. There is no impact whatsoever on our cardholders ability to use their cards for secure transactions.