Amazon outage due to hardware failure? not hackers

The outage on Amazon’s European sites yesterday was due to a hardware failure, not hackers, the company has said. The UK, Italian, German and Spanish sites went down for about half an hour on Sunday night. (1 day ago)

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One Response to “Amazon outage due to hardware failure? not hackers”

  1. Lisa Clayton says:

    Yeah, there was an outage that lasted more than half an hour. Some folks thought it was due to hackers but Amazon says it was some kind of hardware failure. With Paypal and Mastercard getting hit, it’s a bit hard to tell if Amazon is trying to cover something up.