The problem was solved within an hour.
We’re currently experiencing a powerful DDoS attack, Telegram users in the Americas and some users from other countries may experience connection issues.— Telegram Messenger (@telegram) 12 June 2019
“We are faced with a serious DDoS attack. Telegram users in America and some users from other countries may experience connectivity issues. ”
The Telegram team reported a powerful DDoS attack on the messenger, due to which residents of North and South America, as well as several other countries, had problems for an hour in the service. This information is confirmed by complaints on the website Downdetector.
At the time of this writing, the normal operation of the messenger has been restored. The fight against the DDoS attack took about an hour from Telegram.
For the moment, things seem to have stabilized.— Telegram Messenger (@telegram) 12 June 2019
“At the moment, everything seems to have stabilized.”