Stories you never want to feel on your own skin

ServerlessHorrors is a simple blog where you can read all the horror stories of serverless. Yikes!

Made by Andras who is working on an open-source & self-hostable Heroku / Netlify / Vercel alternative called Coolify.

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25 Jun 2024


Why $103 is a horror story? Well, imagine that you are on a free tier...

26 May 2024


Cloudflare took down our website after trying to force us to pay 120k$ within 24h...

29 Apr 2024


Imagine you create an empty, private AWS S3 bucket in a region of your preference...

10 Mar 2024


Sent $11k worth of emails during DoS attack, then lost my database...

27 Feb 2024


So I received an email from Netlify last weekend saying that I have a $104,500.00 bill overdue...

13 Feb 2024


What is happening?! Someone spammed EchoFox and spiked my Vercel bill to $23k and caused 56k+ accounts and trials...

5 Apr 2023


Attention Vercel users. Be careful what you test or deploy to Vercel. I decided to try out...

14 Jan 2023


My sitemap.txt used hundreds of GB/hours apparently...

27 Mar 2020


We Burnt $72K testing Firebase + Cloud Run and almost went Bankrupt...