Hijacked IP space.
jmcburnett at msmgmt.com
Tue Nov 4 14:04:12 UTC 2003
Should we, as a community, register with RIR's with PGP. And
use special keys for resources?
The only people to have the keys would be the end user/ISP and
Forged PGP can be done but not so easily.
Basically email is so easy to forge should we not do what
we do everywhere else and just add security? or ACL's or
a firewall or.......
->From: william at elan.net [mailto:william at elan.net]
->Sent: Tuesday, November 04, 2003 7:00 AM
->To: nanog at merit.edu
->Subject: Re: Hijacked IP space.
->Also while we're on ip hijacking subject as I mentioned there
->is a new way it
->has been done where instead of reregistering domains, the
->account is reused by somebody else and where whois at arin is
->part left unchanged (making it difficult for arin to do anything).
->Because these cases are difficult to track the original
->owners and to proof
->hijacking or to notice that it happend, it would be nice to stop such
->activity in the first place. So I'd would really be good if
->earthlink contacts me and I can then tell them privately what
->need to "lock" as far as what their customers can request for
->emails. Same applies for other ISPs - if you who work for
->has in the past bought other large ISPs AND where you still
->allow new or
->existing customers to get new email accounts at the domains
->of those old
->companies (i.e. like earthlink is presumably doing with
->let me know domains and I can tell you what not to allow your
->william at elan.net
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