YouTube outage blamed on Pakistan

Pakistan’s attempts to block access to YouTube have been blamed for a near global blackout of the site on Sunday.Google, the owner of YouTube, blamed the outage on “erroneous internet protocols”, sourced in PakistanBBC News has learned that the nearly two hour blackout was almost certainly connected to Pakistan Telecom and internet service provider PCCW.The country ordered ISPs to block the video-sharing website because of content deemed offensive to Islam.
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/7262071.stm

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