Akamai DNS Outage: Downtime At PS, Amazon, UPS, Steam, Airbnb, HBO Max, COD, PayTM

PayTM, PSN, UPS, and a lot of apps and websites are down.


Major websites and platforms like the PlayStation Network, Steam, Airbnb, and FedEx are reportedly down. Over 50,000 reports and counting are reported on Downdetector.

Apart from gaming platforms like Steam and the PlayStation Network, travel websites like Airbnb and Expedia are also down. Popular games like Genshin Impact and Call of Duty and e-packet services like FedEx and UPS are also reportedly down.

When Will The Websites Be Back?

The issue has been identified, and it’s due to the outage of Edge DNS in Akamai servers and partially due to Amazon Web Services.

The list of apps that are currently having issues also has some popular streaming sites like Hulu, HBO Max, and Zee5. Apart from that, e-payment platforms like PayTM, Amazon Pay, and Discover are also down.

Many websites and apps have recovered from the outage; hence, expect things to get back to normal pretty soon.

List of affected platforms

  • PlayStation Network
  • FedEx
  • Steam
  • UPS
  • Airbnb
  • Akamai
  • LastPass
  • Hotstar
  • Costco
  • Discover
  • at&t
  • Amazon
  • HBO Max
  • AWS
  • Salesforce
  • McDonalds app
  • American Express
  • Expedia
  • Apex Legends
  • Electronic Arts
  • Oracle, and a lot more.

Are you facing issues with any of the above-listed apps? Let us know in the comments section below.

Abubakar Mohammed

Abubakar Mohammed

Abubakar is a Linux and Tech Writer. Hailing from a Computer Science background, the start of his love for Tech dates back to 2011, when he was gifted a Dell Inspiron 5100. When he's not covering Tech, you'll find him binge-watching anime and Tech content on YouTube or hunting heads in competitive FPS games. You can also find his work on Android Police and How-To Geek.
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