3 Sep 2021

InternetNZ explains cyber attack that caused internet outages

From Checkpoint, 5:35 pm on 3 September 2021

A cyber attack has created nationwide internet outages - and major working from home headaches - this afternoon.

Internet infrastructure provider Vocus - which operates Orcon, Slingshot. Flip, and Stuff Fibre - was hit just after 1pm, with internet out for around an hour.

Jean Bell filed this report.