Last week Facebook did something that shocked a lot of people. It went down for 30 minutes. Facebook prides itself on its uptime and stability.

We now know that Facebook was under DDoS attack from China and that’s what knocked it out for 30 minutes. The world’s biggest website isn’t easy to bring down with a DDoS attack which is probably why this graphical representation of what happened looks so damn scary.

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Posted by James Poling

A socialist, tinkerer, thinker, question asker and all around curiosity seeker. If you'd like to reach me you can use the contact link above or email me at jamespoling [at] gmail [dot] com.

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