On October 4, 2021, Facebook and ALL of its messaging and social media services, including Messenger, WhatsApp, and Instagram, were unavailable for almost six hours.
Some blogs and Facebook pages began alleging that the failure was the result of a 13-year-old Chinese hacker named Sun Jisu.
The suspension of social media services throughout the world was attributed to "China" according to international media reports.
"Facebook," "WhatsApp," and Instagram were all shut down by a Chinese hacker dubbed "Sun Jisu," according to Reuters, who also noted that the Chinese hackers are just 13 years old.
Following the global suspension of WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook in all countries, the Chinese hacker "Sun Ji Su" has risen to the top of popular search engines and Twitter platforms in recent minutes, raising worries among activists about the nature of the information he obtained.
The Chinese hacker who caused widespread outages on Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram throughout the world.
Sun Jisu, who hacked the three sites and also caused Facebook personnel to be barred from visiting the headquarters of the global organisation after deactivating the electronic portals, inflicted an economic loss estimated to be in the billions of dollars throughout the world.
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