- The fault Thursday at , inter alia, Netflix was due to an internal technical problem. That leaves a spokesman provider UltraDNS to know New York Times.
Viewers were over half an hour can not use the streaming service . Initially many thought , including employees of UltraDNS itself to a DDoS attack by hackers, but this is contradicted by the spokesman of the company.
The outage was caused by a problem with an internal server. The fault was rectified quite quickly but caused a domino effect on the Internet because many companies depend on the cloud service from the company to keep their website .
It is not the first time that UltraDNS suffered a malfunction . In 2013 there was a similar problem , which had an effect on millions of customers worldwide .