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CenturyLink Suffers Major Outage Affecting 3.5% of the Internet

On Sunday August 30th, 2020 CenturyLink suffered a major outage which affected numerous internet companies including Amazon, Twitter, Microsoft via Xbox Live, EA, Blizzard, Steam, Discord, Reddit, Hulu, NameCheap, OpenDNS, and many others including PhishingBox. One of the major companies affected was also Cloudflare who wrote about the outage on their blog saying, “Globally, we saw a 3.5% dr...