Panama City, FL –
(NEXSTAR /WTRF) – Facebook is currently experiencing an outage affecting its family of sites, including WhatsApp and Instagram.
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Most Facebook users see an error message stating “This site cannot be reached. On Instagram, the error message is displayed as an error message from the 5xx server.
The outage has an impact on computer and mobile users.
“We are aware that some people have difficulty accessing our applications and products,” Andy Stone, policy communications manager at Facebook, tweeted on Monday. “We are working to get things back to normal as quickly as possible, and we apologize for any inconvenience.”
Facebook Messenger and Oculus are also experiencing outages.
The first reports on DownDetector.com started around 11:44 a.m. ET.
According to The edge, the problem is probably related to a DNS problem. When Slack experienced an outage last week, it was also linked to DNS issues.
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