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Telstra Outage

Published: 2009-09-03
Last Updated: 2009-09-03 23:49:03 UTC
by Marcus Sachs (Version: 2)
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We had a couple of reports that Telstra (Australia) was down earlier today.  Still not sure what the problem was, but to Telstra's credit they are using Twitter to keep their customers informed.  Follow them at

UPDATE - Looks like it might have been a DNS maintenance problem.  Some details are here.  Thanks for the pointer to that page, Mike!

Marcus H. Sachs
Director, SANS Internet Storm Center

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