Got this from my hosting company about an hour ago. Has anyone else notice that the Internet in general has been bogged lately, mainly this week?
You may experience sporadic problems accessing your e-mail account. Excessive traffic generated by a recent virus attack of the so-called Sober e-mail worm resulted in increased traffic globally. WE WERE NOT INFECTED WITH THE VIRUS, but the resulting increase in e-mail traffic generated by the virus has slowed some functionality for businesses worldwide. Data Centers our working around the clock to improve e-mail performance following this influx of excessive e-mail.