Go Daddy Claims Outage Not a Hack

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012
Web domain registrar Go Daddy suffered a massive outage yesterday, which started at around 1 p.m. EST and was fully restored six hours later. Although a hacker group claimed responsibility for the service outages, Go Daddy’s interim CEO Scott Wagner insists that what happened was “not a hack” and not a case of a denial of service attack (DDoS). According to Wagner, the problem is due to “a