"The Internet almost broke." "The Internet slowed down." "Internet cable cut."
Those are just a few of the statements bandied about by organizations and in the media after two separate, unrelated events this week: First, there was one of the worst cyberattacks ever on the Internet; second, an underseas cable off the coast of Egypt was cut. The two attacks have affected Internet speeds and stability.
So what happened exactly? And is the Internet really slower?
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