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ACSC offers free protective DNS service to federal, state gov agencies

ACSC offers free protective DNS service to federal, state gov agencies

AUPDNS to automatically block high-risk traffic.
Oct 14 2021 2:53PM
Maintenance error caused Facebook's six-hour outage

Maintenance error caused Facebook's six-hour outage

Undisclosed command triggered meltdown.
Oct 6 2021 7:01AM
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp reconnecting after nearly six-hour outage

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp reconnecting after nearly six-hour outage

Still not 100 percent back online.
Oct 5 2021 11:34AM
All Facebook sites and services vanish from the Internet

All Facebook sites and services vanish from the Internet

Routes to social network disappear.
Oct 5 2021 6:30AM
Failed DNS server restarts caused Salesforce outage

Failed DNS server restarts caused Salesforce outage

Configuration change "exposed a design issue in the shutdown process".
May 22 2021 1:07PM
NAME:WRECK vulnerabilities could impact 100 million servers, IoT devices

NAME:WRECK vulnerabilities could impact 100 million servers, IoT devices

Patches and mitigations available.
Apr 13 2021 2:52PM
Code defect behind Easter outage for Azure

Code defect behind Easter outage for Azure

Recovery time from overloading exceeded service goals.
Apr 6 2021 6:59AM
'Massive messaging storm' takes out Telstra's DNS infrastructure

'Massive messaging storm' takes out Telstra's DNS infrastructure

Walks back on earlier claims of denial-of-service attack.
Aug 2 2020 12:40PM
Researchers warn of unfixable DNS denial of service NXNSAttack

Researchers warn of unfixable DNS denial of service NXNSAttack

Most major DNS resolvers need patching to mitigate against NXNSAttack.
May 20 2020 12:58PM
TPG suffers Australia-wide internet problems

TPG suffers Australia-wide internet problems

DNS outage appears to be root cause.
Jan 29 2020 1:04PM
Azure outage turned off Australia for breakfast

Azure outage turned off Australia for breakfast

DNS issue brought down services for a few hours this morning.
May 3 2019 12:35PM
ACSC to deploy protective DNS service for govt, critical infrastructure

ACSC to deploy protective DNS service for govt, critical infrastructure

Initially for up to 15 Aussie organisations.
Mar 5 2019 11:46AM
Use DNS security extensions to foil ongoing attacks: ICANN

Use DNS security extensions to foil ongoing attacks: ICANN

DNSSEC deployment remains low despite clear and present danger.
Feb 23 2019 11:55AM
US govt orders security measures for DNS hijack emergency

US govt orders security measures for DNS hijack emergency

Iran blamed for "almost unprecedented scale" attacks compromising web and email traffic.
Jan 23 2019 10:39AM
SaaS provider Zoho disappears after domain rego is pulled

SaaS provider Zoho disappears after domain rego is pulled

Chief executive pleads with domain registrar on social media.
Sep 25 2018 10:59AM
AWS threatens to kill Signal's cloud account

AWS threatens to kill Signal's cloud account

Domain fronting considered abusive.
May 2 2018 10:08AM
Lack of ISP readiness halts DNS secure key change

Lack of ISP readiness halts DNS secure key change

No new date for key rollover.
Sep 28 2017 1:03PM
APNIC backs resilience feature for global domain name system

APNIC backs resilience feature for global domain name system

Any DNS resolver could step in as a root name server.
Aug 31 2017 6:40AM
Telstra's NSW users suffer internet problems

Telstra's NSW users suffer internet problems

DNS failure outed as cause.
Aug 30 2017 8:55AM
Marketo suffers major outage after domain renewal fail

Marketo suffers major outage after domain renewal fail

Customer renewed it for the company.
Jul 27 2017 11:46AM

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