We have identified the root cause and resolved the issue causing increased errors and timeouts for the EC2 Instance Meta Data Service for newly launched instances in the AP-SOUTHEAST-2 Region. From 9:26 PM PDT, newly launched instances are no longer experiencing increased errors and timeouts for the EC2 Instance Meta Data Service. Instances that were affected by this issue will self-recover over the coming hours, but for immediate recovery, we recommend relaunching, or stopping and starting, the affected instances to resolve the issue. The issue has been resolved and the service is operating normally.