Sites knocked offline by OpenDNS freeze on Google

Posted by Scott_Ruecker on Jan 5, 2012 1:32 PM EDT
The Register; By Gavin Clarke
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Innocent websites were blocked and labelled phishers on Wednesday following an apparent conflict between OpenDNS and Google's Content Delivery Network (CDN). OpenDNS - a popular domain name lookup service* - sparked the outage by blocking access to googleapis.com, Google's treasure trove of useful scripts and apps for web developers. According to reports, a flood of errors hit pages that used Google-hosted jQuery and hundreds of thousands of sites fell over.

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