Facebook says 'no malicious activity behind' service outage – Reuters

Facebook app is seen on a smartphone in this illustration taken, July 13, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo
Oct 5 (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) 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.
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