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FB Instagram and WhatsApp are down - DDoS?

@gabor no, apparently (this is the leading explanation right now) they've misconfigured themselves off the internet. Somebody messed up a BGP route which essentially deplatformed them from the internet at large. This begs the question, if its that easy to fix (rollback the BGP change) why hasn't it been fixed yet? to which the answer is I don't know, perhaps it isn't that easy a fix.

@splatt9990 @gabor Let's hope it isn't that easy.

Snowden Jr had better get on a plane to Russia, fast.

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