Facebook goes down the day after the whistleblower appears on “60 Minutes” to discuss alleged abuses at the company. Coincidence?

https://www.cnet.com/tech/mobile/facebook-whatsapp-and-instagram-go-down-for-hours-in-widespread-outage/

(CNET): “The three social networks — all owned by Facebook — started having issues around 11:40 a.m. ET, according to Down Detector, a crowdsourced website that tracks online outages.”

“Security expert Brian Krebs said it appears to be a DNS related-issue, adding that something ’caused the company to revoke key digital records that tell computers and other Internet-enabled devices how to find these destinations online.'”

https://www.npr.org/live-updates/facebook-whistleblower-allegations

(NPR): “A Facebook whistleblower says the social network puts profits over safety, and has handed thousands of pages of internal company documents to federal law enforcement.”

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