Updated on Apr 08, 2011 @ 01:50:
Just seen in the news – there were two more massive DDoS attacks on LiveJournal – on Apr 04 and Apr 07.
Updated on Apr 06, 2011 @ 17:23:
LiveJournal slowdowns do closely correlate with the Free CDN performance issues. I disabled using the CDN – the attached images should download much faster now.
Posted on Mar 31, 2011 @ 00:37:
I noticed yesterday that images were barely loading (I use a free CDN for attachments). Then I found out that LiveJournal undergone the most powerful DDoS attack in its history. It’s the second time LikeRa.Com was side-affected by a well planned hackers action. The counters also significantly dropped.
Just in case, the images are loading from www.likera.com.nyud.net:
Should you notice a slowdown or no big images at all, just remove the .nyud.net part from the hostname:
Is everything working OK now?