The UK Attorney General wrote on Twitter that the main website of the British government was down, and attached to his tweet an email address for inquiries.
“We have detected the problem and it is being fixed,” said Fastly, one of the world’s most used content distribution companies.
The company’s website showed that most of its coverage areas had experienced a “deterioration in performance” earlier.
It was reported by nearly 21,000 users Reddit social media platform They encountered problems, while more than 2,000 users reported problems with Amazon, Downdetector reported.
And the Danish TV Channel Two website announced that it is experiencing communication problems today.
The British newspaper, The Independent, reported that Amazon andBritish governmentAnd Reddit has crashed all over the world.
The holidays also included news websites, such as the American channel CNN, the Financial Times, the New York Times, Bloomberg and the Guardian.
When entering these sites, the visitor is surprised by the message “Error 503 Service Unavailable”.
For its part, the Associated Press reported that “the outage of news sites was caused by the failure of a cloud computing company.”
After about 30 minutes of stopping, the sites returned to work almost normally, while it revealed a company “fastlyThe American Cloud Computing Authority said it was “working to address the flaw that afflicted global sites.”