Over 32,000 Websites Down After Critical Akamai DNS Failure

Over 32,000 Websites Down After Critical Akamai DNS Failure

More than 32,000 websites are down worldwide as a massive DNS failure originated a little after 1100ET. Oracle shines more light on what sparked the outage. It says: Identified - We are monitoring a global issue related to Akamai edge DNS that is impacting access to many internet resources, including Oracle cloud properties. Resources within the Oracle cloud are continuing to run and are not impacted by this event. At least 30,000 websites are down worldwide. There appears to be a major DNS, or Domain Name System failure that began shortly after 1100ET. DNS acts as the phone directory of the internet, translating ... (full story) Added at 12:17pm Oracle ( $ORCL ) Cloud says it has identified potential root cause and is exploring possible mitigation paths on Oracle Cloud infrastructure compute-bare metal service tweet at 11:28am: *WEIDMANN, WUNSCH ARE SAID TO OPPOSE ECB'S NEW RATE GUIDANCE tweet at 11:33am: TWO ECB POLICYMAKERS, WEIDMANN AND WUNSCH, HELD OUT AGAINST NEW GUIDANCE BUT SEVERAL MORE VOICED SOME OBJECTIONS - SOURCES THOSE OPPOSING ECB'S NEW GUIDANCE OBJECTED TO LENGTH OF COMMITMENT, LACK …
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