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BBC website and iPlayer wiped off the internet for more than three hours by major 'cyber attack'

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Also downloading a programme takes longer than it would to watch it. And not even sure a fix is being worked on. The iPlayer stopped working mid-way through programmes this morning and instead showed the buffering wheel as it attempted to reload. I'll only ever be catching your show via iPlayer at a later date now. The iPlayer is the worst part of it all. Dramatic moment a K9 called Titan takes down a suspect who ran from cops after he 'climbed through a bedroom window and tried to kidnap a baby' Terrifying moment North Carolina resident films venomous cottonmouth snakes as the reptiles slither just FEET away from him in Florence floodwaters Scene stealer: Trump says he 'got elected' to pick new Supreme Court judges as he calls on voters to see through the


BBC website and iPlayer goes offline after major DDoS 'cyber attack'

My 1 hour drive starting at 7pm was so dull. I'll only ever be catching your show via iPlayer at a later date now. Radio 1 had gone back to the days of viewing rock fans as third rate. BBCiPlayer what a pile of crap. Used iPlayer for years including your silly login request when it first came in. Now need to reset account as you have decided to ask me to verify details before letting me use it.

But this is by far the smallest issue with the BBC, they need to start accurately reporting, challenging liars rather than giving them a platform and get rid of the iplayer. Needless, sell to Netflix and we wouldn't need a li fee.

The USA one did. Iplayer still don't work on UK vpn. And not even sure a fix is being worked on. Do you have any idea on when this issue is going to be resolved as it's becoming a real annoyance. It will be dependent on what legislation is in effect in the UK in the future.

What on Earth is going on with the audio issues on iPlayer? Can't hear anything but crackling over the match. Not the first time! I don't want to sign in to iPlayer. So I missed John Connors creating a storm it seems! The iPlayer is the worst part of it all. Once it becomes popular, the blocks start. Got 3 vpns already with the same issue. Using UK Netflix server but still don't work for iplayer. SusanCalman why is yr news quiz still not playing on iPlayer.

Just a technical glitch or someone said something actionable? Changing location is feature we have at BBC iPlayer to help allow audience members the chance to see content from other regions we cover. It might as well not exist. JoanneHoyles If it worked it would be great. Also downloading a programme takes longer than it would to watch it. IPlayer 2 mins max. Still no access on my 50DX BBC trying to sign in to iplayer on my tv, following instructions to use my phone but your site is not allowing me to enter my sign in details, nothing is registering on screen when I try to click on email or password spaces.

Anyone else having that issue? I would take that over any other provider. So often, we can't watch a program on iPlayer or All4 all the way through without refreshing, even in the poorest quality setting I cant find the Alan and Mel Florida special pt2 from the bank holiday in August.

Is it on iPlayer, and if so, where??? Noooooooo the really loud read drunk race goers that got on the train are talking about the Bodyguard. I only started watching it last night but iPlayer is not working for me so their interesting commentary will have to do spoileralert. I would understand if the tv was 5 years old but the problems started at the end of when the iPlayer did 4K Blue Planet. These are production line TV's. I put something on their FB page and it was deleted by them.

Readers were met with an error message rather than webpages. This graphic shows the iPlayer outages in the last 24 hours. The first complaint was at 7. Run for the Hills!!! While Jonathan Haynes said: One user asked if the issue meant we were 'at war' while pm said: Others pointed out that the incident might have serious consequences. The broadcast of Radio 4 is still supposedly one of the 'letters of last resort', which instruct Britain's Trident submarines on nuclear retaliation should the nation comes under attack.

Secret orders to captains, apparently written by Prime Minister Tony Blair, say orders to launch a strike are to be opened and acted upon only if the submarine cannot tune in to Radio 4's Today programme. The incident cause panic on social media with many suggesting it pointed to the end of the world.

One user stuartmorrison wrote: I can only imagine the panic on the nuclear subs using it as a touchstone of humanity! Even Stephen Fry tweeted his upset at the incident, writing: Or is it just me? Not a good time for coulrophobes. A BBC spokesman would not comment on whether it was believed to be a technical issue or whether the network had been hacked. We apologise for any inconvenience you may have experienced.

The problem began just after 7am. Some of the sites started going back online at around 9am, although it appeared to go off-line again about 20 minutes later.

The network appeared to be working again at around The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. Wednesday, Sep 19th 5-Day Forecast. Hot dogs and hugs! Trump passes out food at a hurricane aid center and promises that 'everybody' hit by Florence will be taken care of after 'epic' floods 'He grabbed my face A pot of moose chili simmering on the stove, Sarah Palin reveals she shuns cable news for HBO's Veep and supports Trump but thinks Mueller might catch him out because 'you never stop fishing until you catch something' Revealed: Buckingham Palace announces the engagement of Lady Gabriella Windsor and Pippa's ex Thomas Kingston Homeless man appears in court 'after he stabbed to death former college golf champion in random daylight attack' - as it's revealed suspect bathed after the killing and changed out of his bloodstained clothes Illegal immigrant charged in fatal stabbing of Mollie Tibbetts pleads not guilty to first-degree murder Pregnant woman known as the 'DRUG LLAMA' is accused of selling 50, fentanyl pills over the dark web including one linked to the overdose death of a month-old baby EXCLUSIVE: BBC website and iPlayer wiped off the internet for more than three hours by major 'cyber attack' BBC News, iPlayer and online live streams of radio and TV went down It sparked panic with many joking the glitch indicated the end of the world Outage was due to cyber attack known as distributed denial of service Sees attackers inundate sites with requests leaving them unable to cope See more on BBC iPlayer issues at www.

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