OpenAI's ChatGPT is affected in most parts of the world. According to the website down detector, which evaluates the website down, the website was down for three hours. According to OpenAI's status checker, the platform has recently been affected by unusual traffic. It is said that this is due to DDOS i.e. Distributed Denial of Service attack. Even now, users are complaining that ChatGPT is not working on various social media channels.
A deedus attack is a type of attack where abnormal traffic is sent to any site and the site is affected. OpenAI has not revealed the clear reason for the site down.
OpenAI has stated that the disruption may be due to a suspected DDoS attack. ChatGPT suffered a major outage on November 8, 2023, and users could not utilize API services either. The outage comes on the heels of OpenAI's first DevDay conference, where the GPT-4 Turbo was unveiled