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Re: YouTube IP Hijacking
At 05:31 AM 25-02-08 +0000, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
Seriously -- a number of us have been warning that this could happen. More precisely, we've been warning that this could happen *again*; we all know about many older incidents, from the barely noticed to the very noisy. (AS 7007, anyone?) Something like S-BGP will stop this cold.
"we've been warning that this could happen *again*" - this is happening every day - just look to:
for samples. Thing is - these prefix hijacks are not big ticket sites like Youtube or Microsoft or Cisco or even whitehouse.gov - but rather just sites that never make it onto the NANOG radar.