LinkedIn is battling a DNS issue that took the business social networking site offline for an hour Wednesday night.
The outage, which appears to be over for most of LinkedIn's members, began when the site's homepage was replaced by a domain sales page. (See The Next Web for screenshot.) An hours-long service disruption began affecting the site around 6 p.m. PT, according to DownRightNow.com.
The site's operators explained via Twitter that the outage was caused by a "DNS issue" but did not elaborate.
Our site is now recovering for some members. We determined … Read more