alternate uwaterloo.ca domain name accidentally created (resolved)

Service

Waterloo Content Management System (WCMS)

Type

Incident

Description

Resolved now. 10 minute outage of WCMS caused by
sysadmin in a faculty accidentally created a domain name of uwaterloo.ca
pointing to 129.97.180.18

Start time

Monday, January 6, 2014 11:20 AM

End time

Monday, January 6, 2014 11:30 AM

Impact

Approximately 50% of visits to uwaterloo.ca sites would fail

Resolution

renamed bad domain name

Notice submitted

Monday, January 6, 2014 12:53 PM