Previously, I mentioned the problems Sony has been having their playstation network getting hacked. I also talked about Amazon Web Services going down.  It now seems that the Playstation attack was launched from Amazon.  The cheap cost of cloud computing at Amazon enables hackers to use enterprise level servers anonymously. The following article goes into depth about how cloud computing is chic and cool but it also facilitates cyber attacks.  Malicious attacks are on the rise, according to the article, and are causing people to rethink the cloud.  Sony Attack-Amazon Cloud Service