Network Outages Go Global

by David Solomonoff

On August 30, CenturyLink experienced a major network outage that lasted for over five hours and which disrupted CenturyLink customers nationwide as well as many other networks.

Right now, the security of the Internet is in the hands of few corporations that stress the bottom line first, and which have willingly accepted increased risk to our Internet backbones as a price to pay for cost efficiency.

Source: Network Outages Go Global | POTs and PANs

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