Outage that rerouted European traffic to Asia blamed on ‘human error’

APACDatacenter Dynamics — A major network outage affecting disparate services such as WhatsApp, Reddit, CloudFlare and AWS on Monday was apparently caused by an engineer at TeliaSonera, who misconfigured a router and accidentally sent most of Europe’s traffic to Hong Kong, the Register reports.

http://www.datacenterdynamics.com/content-tracks/security-risk/outage-that-rerouted-european-traffic-to-asia-blamed-on-human-error/96425.fullarticle

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