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RE: Lots of big web sites broken...SPOF

  • From: netadm
  • Date: Mon May 24 09:19:51 2004

Just got off the phone with their NOC.

It is a system-wide problem that "looks like it may be a DOS attack".

They have no ETA as to a resolution yet.

-----Original Message-----
From: Joseph Nuara [mailto:joe@moorecap.com] 
Sent: Monday, May 24, 2004 9:09 AM
To: nanog@merit.edu
Subject: Re: Lots of big web sites broken...SPOF



Any idea on the cause or the ETA to restoration of service?

On Mon, 24 May 2004, Jon Lewis wrote:

> 
> Ok...who turned off Akamai?  :)
> 
> Sites that use Akamai for serving their images all seem to be pretty 
> much broken this morning.  From here, I'm seeing multiple Akamai 
> servers on multiple networks just not responding to HTTP.  They accept

> connections (some after much delay), but don't reply to requests.
> 
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