Sabotage: several severed cables at the origin of a major internet outage in France

Multiple physical cable cuts in multiple diverse locations in France.

Several networks that connect the internet infrastructures of major French cities were cut overnight, in a short interval. A state source evokes with "the Obs" a "coordinated malicious act", which confirms SFR and Free affected. An investigation has been opened.

English language news article, fwiw:


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