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Posted 06 October 2011 - 05:02 AM

FYI...

BoA site failures...
- https://www.computer..._unprecedented_
October 5, 2011 - "... Bank of America (BofA) said its Web and mobile services have not been hit by hacking or denial-of-service attacks. But the nation's largest bank would not disclose what's causing its online problems. The bank also said it has substituted its standard homepage with an alternate one to help in user navigation... According to Keynote, BofA's online banking website has been experiencing 'a pattern of service disruption' that has repeated itself every day since last Friday. Each morning, between 8:00 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. ET, the bank's homepage becomes slow - so slow that transaction testing algorithms have timed out after 60 seconds of not being able to access a page..."
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Posted 07 October 2011 - 08:44 AM

FYI...

- http://www.finextra....ewsitemid=23035
6 October, 2011 - "Bank of America blames a combination of heavy site traffic and an ongoing systems upgrade on the slow response times and intermittent outages that have bedevilled the bank's Website over the past week. The site started experiencing problems on Friday, a day after BofA said it would start charging a $5 monthly fee for customers who use debit cards. The glitches have continued throughout the week, despite repeated reassurances from the bank that it had resolved the issues..."

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