>>> Looks like evilBay has a total outage for the second time in the past
>>> 24 hours.
>>>From the comments on downdetector.com it seems to have begun in Florida,
>>>and westward within an hour. Paypal is also offline. Downdetector.com
>>>states that the
>>>problems began at 0800 EDT. My connection disappeared at 0642 PDT.
>>> You would think that a business that is 100% internet dependent would
>>> not be
>>>subject to chronic outages. I'm praying that the Chinese will buy them out
>>>in some competent management.
>>Both of them are working fine here in Indiana.
> Still nothing here. When it began I thought I may have received a trojan
> from the
>listing I had been looking at, so I shut down and restarted the laptop, which
>was a waste
>of time. There's also the possibility that individual ISPs would be blocking
>to malware content, which would not surprise me.
And that may prove to be the case. I returned home and have full access
with Earthlink dialup. So, the problem may be blockage (due to malware?) by
19CL, which is the ISP for the coffee shop wifi I was using earlier.
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