[SATLUG] [OT] Is anyone else having trouble accessing Microsoft.com?

ed horned0wl93 at gmail.com
Thu Apr 2 00:44:47 CDT 2009



Jon Mark Allen wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 16:45, Ed <horned0wl93 at gmail.com> wrote:
>   
>> Amazing...
>>
>> I changed locations to see if my small work-related network might be
>> affected -- it isn't.
>>
>> However, from this location, while I can access www.microsoft.com from 3
>> machines (2 Win-XP and 1 Ubuntu), I cannot ping, whois or trace route
>> Microsoft from either of the three machines.
>>
>> I can, however read Microsoft, Symantec, McAfee and F-Secure pages from here
>> on all three machines; and was able to update Symantec, AVG and Avast!
>> anti-virus packages. Maybe its just M$ running scared? Go figure...
>>
>> Cheers;
>> Ed
>>     
>
> Not likely :-)
>
> timmedin wrote (via twitter): "www.microsoft.com issue: People who
> can't get to it resolve 65.55.21.250, working ones resolve
> 65.55.12.249, 207.46.192.254, 207.46.193.254"
>
> What does microsoft.com resolve to for you?
>   
207.46.34.41

Cheers;
Ed



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