Amazon is experiencing an outage of its S3 service (“Simple Storage Service”) for a few hours. According to the Amazon status dashboard, only the US-EAST-1 area is affected. Many other Amazon services relying on S3, this outage could have impacts on many websites and web services.
Xavier Mertens (@xme)
ISC Handler – Freelance Security Consultant
Source: SANS Internet Storm Center, InfoCON: green @ February 28, 2017 at 02:18PM