The failure of the messenger Viber observed in several cities of Russia, follows from the data on page service Downdetector (“Aundetected”), which monitors the work of popular Internet resources – reports segodnya.ua.
I agree according to the service, the failure occurred at about 20:00 GMT. About 77% of users complain about the lack of connection, 22% – can not send message, another 4% of users indicate that the messenger is “not see”
The largest number of complaints, according to the service, comes from Moscow, Kemerovo, St. Petersburg, Kaliningrad and other cities. Abroad with the problems faced by users from Belarus, Ukraine and Poland.
“Some people from Russia might experience difficulty with calls in Viber. This situation could occur because of a communication problem on the Amazon servers. Our engineers are working to resolve the issue quickly to provide access to the service”, – stated in the message of the messenger.
We will remind, today, yesterday Roskomnadzor began to restrict access to Telegram messenger on the territory of Russia by the decision of the Tagansky court of Moscow on April 13. With the claim about blocking messenger to the court addressed the Roskomnadzor, the Agency argued that the messenger is not executed by the Russian laws, refusing to grant the FSB the key to deciphering the correspondence of the users.
Users have complained about the unavailability of the service, but in the second half of the day, many Telegram to work without VPN and other methods to bypass locks.
In Telegram called the FSB requirement is impracticable and contrary to the Constitution.
According to the founder of the messenger of Pavel Durov, Telegram from blocking Russia will suffer about 15 million users.