Facebook blames 6-hour outage on configuration changes to backbone routers

Tuesday 5 October 2021 | 09:22 CET | News
Social media company Facebook blamed a service outage on 04 October lasting nearly six hours on configuration changes on the backbone routers that coordinate network traffic between its data centres, causing "issues" that interrupted their communication. The blackout hit WhatsApp and Instagram as well as the main Facebook service.

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