On Monday November 12th, internet traffic that was supposed to route via Google's Cloud Platform was going through Russia, China and Nigeria. The traffic misdirection, better known as a border gateway protocol (BGP) hijacking, lasted about an hour and a half on Monday evening. Now we know this incident turned out to be an unfortunate mistake. A Google spokesperson said that the company didn't see signs of malicious hijacking. The mistake was done by MainOne the Nigerian ISP administrators who accidentally caused the problem. Google did not reveal how many users were affected, though issues reported from the UK, France and the US. This incident become particularly suspicious as internet traffic was being sent to the Chinese government’s internet provider, China Telecom. On Tuesday morning November 13th Main One made a statement “This was an error during a planned network upgrade “. Was it?

Date:
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Web Admin Latest News

20 Apr

BigCommerce for Drupal

Just in the beginning of April 2019 BigCommerce announced its module for Drupal module and now it is available for download. BigCommerce is a privately owned technology company that is one of worlds leading e-commerce software developers.... BigCommerce for Drupal

18 Apr

SEO Friendly Domain Name

Today there are approximately 348.7 million domain names have been registered. They are spread across all top-level domains (TLDs) with all time leader is a dot com extension. Lots of names have been taken, but introduction of more than... SEO Friendly Domain Name

16 Apr

WordPress Website Optimization

WordPress content message system offers many options for website optimization to make it load faster, get better indexing and be more reliable. Choose reliable and fast hosting, even well coded web page need a modern server to be delivered... WordPress Website Optimization

09 Jan

Does Facebook have or like to sell users

During the last year FB had a ruff time after Cambridge Analytica data scandal wen third party company harvested sensitive personal data from millions of platform users profiles. But what seemed to be an “accident” might be a company's... Does Facebook have or like to sell users

07 Jan

Accelerated Mobile Pages WordPress

For any WordPress base website it is a good and long awaited news — the official AMP plugin release. AMP for WP let you add Accelerated Mobile Pages (Google AMP Project) functionality to your website. It enables AMP content creation with... Accelerated Mobile Pages WordPress

04 Jan

Google Site Kit for WordPress

For web developers and any WordPress users a good news was recently announced by Google. There is no need to look for a third party (plugins) to connect Google Search Console, Analytics or AdSense to WordPress based website. Search engine... Google Site Kit for WordPress

Total Twitter Followers
Tweets Impressions Monthly
Facebook Followers
Pinterest Followers

32,6K
143,6K
1,392
2,073

YouTube Subscribers
Total YouTube Views
Instagram Followers
LinkedIn Followers

193
383,3K
22
84

Alexa Global Rank
Alexa Rank in US
Keywords Analyzed
Updated

554,8K
174,9K
21,345
20 Apr 2019