Telstra has had to backtrack on its claims a major outage that upset home internet services was caused by a malicious cyber attack on its servers.
Telstra reported there was a denial of service attack on Sunday that led to widespread internet issues in Australias eastern states.
A denial of service attack floods a network with traffic or information to trigger a crash, denying legitimate users access.
Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane were the main outage hotspots.
Other internet providers …
Jeff Bezos cashes out $3.1 billion in Amazon stock — more than his total share sales in all of 2019 – Business Insider
Jeff Bezos cashes out $3.1 billion in Amazon stock — more than his total share sales in all of 2019
SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images
- Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos sold more than $3.1 billion worth of his company’s stock between Monday and Tuesday, according to new regulatory filings.
- The two-day selling spree surpassed the $2.8 billion worth of Amazon shares he sold through all of 2019.
- Bezos’ latest sales also bring his 2020 total windfall to roughly $7.2 billion. He still holds about 54 million shares, worth about $173 billion as of Wednesday’s close.
- The sales arrive …
Krispy Kreme offering free coffee, doughnuts for teachers next week – Fox Business
Good teachers make learning sweet.
Good teachers make learning sweet, inspiring Krispy Kreme to treat educators with free food next week.
The upcoming school year may be unlike any other as the coronavirus pandemic continues, and the iconic doughnut chain is celebrating teachers with a limited-time promotion.
From Aug. 10 to 14, Krispy Kreme is saying thanks with “Educator Appreciation Week” by offering one free original glazed doughnut and a regular-sized drip coffee to teachers who show a school employee badge — in stores or…
Alaska Airlines no longer making face mask exemptions, banning passengers who refuse – Fox News
No mask? No flight.
No mask? No flight.
Alaska Airlines has intensified its mask mandate as the coronavirus pandemic continues, requiring all passengers over the age of 2 to wear a facial covering — with no exceptions.
UNITED AIRLINES JOINS CORONAVIRUS FACE MASK VALVE BAN
The Seattle-based airline announced the change on Wednesday, confirming that all customers must wear a cloth mask or facial covering over their mouth and nose at all times during the travel journey, other than while briefly eating or drinking. …
Business18 hours ago
‘Paid in full’: ATO to send 860,000 warning letters this week – Yahoo Finance Australia
Sports10 hours ago
Captain Carrigan turns to 300-club to fine tune leadership – NRL.COM
Business16 hours ago
Expert warns that record-breaking gold price is facing painful correction – Motley Fool Australia
Entertainment18 hours ago
Ellen Pompeo’s brutally honest reason for staying on Grey’s Anatomy – NEWS.com.au
Entertainment16 hours ago
The real reason Camilla is the only royal bride not to have worn a tiara – 9Honey
Business6 hours ago
Bank of England Governor Bailey denies outlook is optimistic, warns that parts of the economy are ‘not viable’ – CNBC
Business14 hours ago
What ‘going cashless’ means for the 14 million unbanked Americans – MarketWatch
Business11 hours ago
China has managed to recover ‘very, very quickly,’ Siemens CEO says – CNBC