Instagram, Facebook, and WhatsApp have been down for over 5 hours now. Some people eg, cybercrime reporter Brian Krebs has attributed this to a major DNS breakdown.
We’re aware that some people are having trouble accessing our apps and products. We’re working to get things back to normal as quickly as possible, and we apologize for any inconvenience.
We’re aware that some people are experiencing issues with WhatsApp at the moment. We’re working to get things back to normal and will send an update here as soon as possible.
A bunch of Facebook networks has just disappeared from the internet: pic.twitter.com/j07LrmAAdW
— Giorgio Bonfiglio (@g_bonfiglio) October 4, 2021