GoDaddy’s interim CEO denied in a blog post on Tuesday that Monday’s lengthy service outage was the result of a hack. Instead, he claimed it was caused by network issues.

“The service outage was not caused by external influences,” wrote GoDaddy’s Scott Wagner. “It was not a ‘hack’ and it was not a denial of service attack (DDoS). We have determined the service outage was due to a series of internal network events that corrupted router data tables.”

Wagner also stressed that “at no time was any customer data at risk or were any of our systems compromised.”

GoDaddy.com and thousands of sites hosted by or registered with the company all suffered outages beginning Monday morning. [read]

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