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Facebook Down for About 5 Minutes Friday Late Morning, 2 Days After Taking Down Russian Pages

40 Facebook was down about 11:20 a.m. CDT for about 5 minutes in Arlington Heights, Illinois. Outage tracker Down Detector ( reported a spike in reports from Facebook users from countries around the world, including […]

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Broadband News

Corrupt ASes: Outages at Comcast, RCN, Verizon and More Caused by Misconfiguration at Level 3 Internet Backbone Company

105 An Internet outage Monday November 6, 2017 was caused, according to several media sources, by a misconfiguration of manually typed characters at Level 3, an internet backbone company headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado. The misconfiguration […]