Twitter, Spotify disrupted as internet provider DYN reports attack

This attack is mainly impacting US East and is impacting Managed DNS customers in this region. Our Engineers are continuing to work on mitigating this issue,” DYN posted in an update on its website.

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Major internet services including Twitter and Spotify suffered outages on Friday as a US internet provider said it had come under attack. The internet service company DYN said on its website that it had suffered a denial of service attack shortly after 4:30 pm IST. “This attack is mainly impacting US East and is impacting Managed DNS customers in this region. Our Engineers are continuing to work on mitigating this issue,” DYN posted in an update on its website.