In Russia, users complained about the failures of WhatsApp

В РФ пользователи пожаловались на сбои в работе WhatsApp

Russia has temporarily blocked IP addresses WhatsApp, servers, providers Selectel, IT-Grad, Burger King, an American it company Akamai.

WhatsApp users complain about problems with connecting, receiving and sending messages. Shortages of messenger have users in Russia and in the countries of Central Europe, reports on Thursday, may 17, the website Down Detector.

It is noted, that in Russia also there are difficulties with access to Viber messenger.

As reported in my telegrams-channel Director provider Diphost Philip cooking. that monitors the blocking in Russia, Roskomnadzor started blocking the IP addresses of WhatsApp, new download to providers were 329 addresses messenger.

“At 14:14 they accidentally made, at 15:19 has already passed,” – said the cooking..

According to him, WhatsApp turned out to be in a unit erroneously blocked IP addresses, among which, in particular, was the server providers Selectel, IT-Grad, Burger King, an American it company Akamai (it uses the services of Google, for example). They are all within the hour was removed from the registry.

According to Culina, the problem of false blocking was automatically adding resources to the registry of prohibited information, which soon turned to unloading providers.

“There is a suspicion that Roskomnadzor somehow monitors the application Telegram on the basis of analysis of traffic blocks some IP addresses automatically, without manual inspection,” he explained.

We will remind, earlier it was reported that Instagram was a global failure.

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