Sunday, August 24, 2014

UPDATE: Parts of the US Still with out Internet and rumors of a Possible DNS Hacking

downdetector.com is still getting reports of Charter Internet out in parts of the county such as St. Louis MO. Saginaw MI. Madison WI. and More. There are now rumors going across the internet that it was a DNS Hacking, some reporting they changed their DNS Settings to Google’s public DNS IP addresses and there internet works fine. Other rumors suggesting it was a ISIS DNS Hacking, but yet Charter still has not given an explanation.

UPDATE: A statement was recently released from charter but no word yet on the cause.
via Facebook
"Our teams report services have been restored following an Internet outage that affected multiple markets across our operating area on Saturday, August 23. Our technical teams are monitoring the network closely and continue to investigate the cause of the issue. Thank you for your patience. If you continue to experience issues, please call our 24/7 support team at 888-438-2427.."
downdetector.com outage map