Sumary of Thousands Of Websites Slowly Coming Back Online After Akamai Implements “Fix”:
- Update (1252ET): Earlier, we noted Akamai edge DNS was the issue behind tens of thousands of websites going offline worldwide.
- Akamai tweeted that they “have implemented a fix for this issue, and based on current observations, the service is resuming normal operations.
- — Akamai Technologies (@Akamai) July 22, 2021* * * Update (1249ET): DNS services appear to be coming back online after nearly 33,000 websites were offline due to DNS failure.
- It says:Identified – We are monitoring a global issue related to Akamai edge DNS that is impacting access to many internet resources, including Oracle cloud properties.
- The problem could be stemming from content delivery company Akamai Technologies.
- A statement from the company says:Investigating – We are aware of an emerging issue with the Edge DNS service.
- If you have questions or are experiencing impact due to this issue, please contact Akamai Technical Support.
- Some of the major websites experiencing issues and outages include PlayStation Network, Fidelity, FedEx, Steam, UPS, Airbnb, Home Depot, and Amazon, according to Downdector.