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8 June 2021, 2:00 pm

A Big Chunk of the Internet Goes Offline Because of a Faulty CDN Provider tech.slashdot.org

A Big Chunk of the Internet Goes Offline Because of a Faulty CDN Provider




TechCrunch reports: Countless popular websites including Reddit, Spotify, Twitch, Stack Overflow, GitHub, gov.uk, Hulu, HBO Max, Quora, PayPal, Vimeo, Shopify, Stripe, and news outlets CNN, The Guardian, The New York Times, BBC and Financial Times are currently facing an outage. A glitch at Fastly, a popular CDN provider, is thought to be the reason, according to a product manager at Financial Times. Fastly has confirmed it's facing an outage on its status website. Update: the issue has been resolved.

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