As I am sure you have noticed, all Minecraft servers just went down. Not sure what happend, just letting everyone know. Follow Notch on twitter ( @notch for updates.
Looks like a DDOS, minecraft.net is amazingly slow, and says "servers are working too hard".
I think its a DDoS...
session.minecraft.net was targetted multiple times because its the login server and primary multiplayer service.
Whatsoever, i think the session server and Minecraft website is NOT down:
Rollback Post to RevisionRollBack
I'm wandering the Streets of Minecraftforums right now if you can read this.