KOAD; FOAD; ESAD
A Domain Name System (DNS) failure began around 1100 AM ET Thursday. DNS acts as the phone directory of the internet, translating names of websites...
Fortune 100 company here ... we roll out a lot of router updates weekly, and not uncommon to see our major systems "overlooked" and 50 folks spend 4 hours on the phone trying to figure it out. Quality of work has gone down in my generation (mid-career). We would have tested the crap out of everything. Go woke, get broke."Never ascribe to malice that which is adequately explained by incompetence."
Missed bug in update.
Innocent user eventually triggers bug doing simple routine task.
EVerybody's always trying to keep up with the Microsofts.
According to Akamai, it was a software update bug. Just like another software update bug caused the outage due to Fastly in June.word is a video hosting site vidme let their domain name lapse, and it was bought by a porn site.
least that's what I heard from the young'uns over on the chan.