Bogon Filter - Please check for 77/8 78/8 79/8

Andrei Robachevsky andrei at
Wed Dec 13 09:48:46 UTC 2006

Florian Lohoff wrote:
> Hi *,
> in august IANA handed 77/8 78/8 79/8 to RIPE which started handing out
> those ranges 2 months ago.
> We (Telefonica Deutschland AS6805) are seeing a lot of reachability problems
> most likely caused by not updated bogon filters.
> For testing purposes aka
> is up for icmp/http.
> Please check and possibly update your filters.
> Flo (aka flo at

To facilitate "de-bogonising" the RIPE NCC advertises some of the
prefixes from the newly allocated ranges from our RIS beacons. We do
this for a few months before starting allocating them to LIRs.

Andrei Robbachevsky

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