AWS VPC Network Outage (US East)

Van Wolfe vanwolfe at
Tue Jan 10 00:12:56 UTC 2012

We tried bouncing our tunnels without success.  Amazon has updated their
service dashboard:

3:56 PM PST We are investigating increased packet loss impacting VPN
connections in the US-EAST-1 region.

Thank you for your responses.


On Mon, Jan 9, 2012 at 4:55 PM, James Snow <snow at> wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 09, 2012 at 04:41:07PM -0700, Van Wolfe wrote:
> > Is anyone else having issues with VPN access into a dedicated VPC (AWS US
> > East)?  We are unable to access our VM's across our tunnel.  AWS alluded
> to
> > a service wide network outage.
> Yes. Our tunnels and peering stayed up, but we lost all traffic.
> Silly as it may seem, forcefully bouncing our end seems to have
> resurrected it.
> -Snow

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