, according to foreign media reports, the Wall Street Journal quoted eBay officials as saying Monday, eBay due to internal problems, its online payment service PayPal in the global interrupt for about 1 hours.
"The Wall Street journal"
revealed that the PayPal service interruption began in the United States Pacific time on August 3rd at 10:30 in the morning (Beijing time on August 4th at 1:30 in the morning), all users around the world are affected, 4 hours after the majority of users of the service has been restored, but there are some users still failed to connect.
PayPal is the world’s largest online payment system, under normal circumstances to deal with $2000 per second online transactions. In response, Reuters sought to comment on the eBay spokesman, but failed to contact.
the same day, eBay shares rose $0.79 in normal trading, closing at $22.04 / share, up 3.72%. The stock in after hours trading up $0.03 to $22.07 per share.