Telstra says outage initially blamed on cyber attack was actually a domain name server issue – The Guardian

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What was initially thought to be a “malicious” cyber attack on Telstra, creating connectivity issues for some home internet users, turned out to be a domain name server issue, the company has admitted. Telstra reported a denial of service attack on its servers on Sunday which it said led to widespread internet outages in Australia’s eastern states.