FILE PHOTO: Facebook app is seen on a smartphone in this illustration taken, July 13, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo
October 5, 2021
By Paresh Dave
(Reuters) – Facebook Inc said on Tuesday “there was no malicious activity behind” a faulty configuration change that knocked all of its services off the internet for hours a day earlier.
The company earlier had not made clear whether the configuration change had been planned or whether someone deliberately interfered with its servers.
(Reporting by Paresh Dave; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)