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Re: YouTube IP Hijacking

  • From: Arnd Vehling
  • Date: Tue Feb 26 07:28:34 2008

Randy Epstein wrote:
>>> This isn't the answer.  If it were, there would be no car accidents, pilot
>>> error caused plane crashes, etc.
>> Probably the reason you dont need to have a pilot license...
> Sorry, what?

You _need_ a license to drive a car, fly a plane etc. but until now you
dont need to show that youre skilled enough to run a border router. Good
 idea? I dont think so.

> Do you really believe that LIRs should be administering tests before issuing
> ASNs?  

I believe that people who run ASNs should have the knowledge for it and
that _someone_ should test this. Right now the LIRs seems to be the best
institution for this. And no, i dont think the vendors should do this.

-- Arnd