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Outage

September 07, 2017 8:58PM

The Story of Two Outages

Network BGP Outage Hurricane

Over the last two days, Cloudflare observed two events that had effects on global Internet traffic levels. Cloudflare handles approximately 10% of all Internet requests, so we have significant visibility into traffic from countries and networks across the world....

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May 08, 2013 11:10AM

Syrian Internet Restored

Yesterday, Syria's Internet connectivity was cut off from the rest of the world. At 14:12 UTC, approximately 19 hours and 30 minutes after it had been shut down, connectivity was returned....

November 29, 2012 8:13PM

How Syria Turned Off the Internet

Today, 29 November 2012, between 1026 and 1028 (UTC), all traffic from Syria to the rest of the Internet stopped. At CloudFlare, we witnessed the drop off. We've spent the morning studying the situation to understand what happened....

Network BGP Outage Syria