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Amazon S3-izure cause: Half the web vanished because an AWS bod fat-fingered a command

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This is why spending money to go beyond 4 9s is generally wasted

Unless you have ironclad procedures (which would include prepackaged scripts to do all such tasks, so command line access is available to virtually no one) you'll lose your 5th 9 due to human error, 9 times out of 10 9.

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