Internet outage monitoring platform DownDetector reported thousands of problems from its users across dozens of hugely popular sites.
We have implemented a fix for this issue, and based on current observations, the service is resuming normal operations. We will continue to monitor to ensure that the impact has been fully mitigated.
Previously it said the issue had been a "partial outage" - and some users reported being able to access some compromised services in different regions.
In June, cloud computing provider Fastly had an interrupted service which took down a large number of high-profile websites around the world, including many international newspapers and government websites.