Online banking apps including ANZ, Westpac and Commonwealth Bank go down in major outage
- Australia’s major bank websites and apps have crashed in a large scale outage
- Users are timing out on desktop websites and getting error messages on apps
- ATMs have also been reported out of action across the country
Internet banking for Australian banks has gone down as a global outage hits apps and websites.
Websites for major banks including ANZ and Commonwealth Bank were timing out for customers on Thursday afternoon.
Bank of Melbourne and Westpac were also reported by users to be unavailable.
A message on the ANZ app told customers: ‘Sorry, something went wrong. Please try again later. If you need help, give us a call anytime.’
Some ATMs were also being reported out of action too, with reports of in-store machines also failing in the outage.
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