Internet is hit by mysterious global outage as sites like Fortnite, Delta Airlines, Amazon, AirBnb, BA, and major banks are DOWN
Customers of some of the biggest brands in the country have reported problems with their websites.
Amazon, ITV, British Airways, Barclays and Skybet were among the pages that seemed to go down.
Sainsbury’s Bank, the Bank of Scotland, McDonald’s, Premiere Inn and John Lewis were the other big names that were hit.
Downdetector reported problems on several websites just after 5pm in London.
It has found tens of thousands of issues with websites in the capital, but it is believed to affect customers across the country.
Raw gamers took to social media to rage that they could no longer connect to the PlayStation Network.
Banks’ websites have also gone offline for a number of customers, including HSBC, Barclays, Lloyds Bank, Halifax, TSB, Tesco Bank and the Bank of Scotland.
Argos and John Lewis are among the stores also affected, but some users say they are back online.
A back-end service such as Amazon Web Services or a Content Delivery Network (CDN) may have failed, the Sun reports.
The internet has been hit with problems as customers of ITV, Skybet, British Airways and Barclays reported outages online
Sainsbury’s Bank, the Bank of Scotland, McDonald’s, Premiere Inn and John Lewis were the other big names that were hit