Several online platforms like Shopify, Discord, Acko, GitLab and others went down for users in India on Wednesday as digital infrastructure services provider Cloudflare suffered an outage.
Cloudflare said in a system status update that it was suffering from Network Performance Issues in the India region. Cloudflare later said that the issue has been identified and a fix is being implemented.
Cloudflare said it is investigating issues with network performance in the India region. Impacted online customers may experience an increase in 5xx errors.
Several customers in India faced HTTP 504 error-based service outage, especially for long-running queries.
The outage affected SaaS platform OSlash, Flitpay and other platforms that run their operations on Cloudflare network.
According to website outage detector DownDetector, several users also reported issues accessing Udemy, Canva and Zerodha.
On Wednesday, Cloudflare said it detected a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack on one of its clients.