DNS Gaffe Breaks Sweden’s Internet

A domain name system error knocked Sweden’s top-level domain offline for more than an hour last night, once again illustrating how small errors in DNS settings can have huge impacts in the real world. Read More

Router Ripples Cited in GMail Outage

Today’s Gmail outage resulted from underestimating the load that routine maintenance on “a small fraction” of Gmail servers would place on the routers supporting the application, Google said. Read More

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