Revealed: The Internet's well known BGP behavior

Suresh Ramasubramanian ops.lists at
Thu Aug 28 05:25:49 CDT 2008

Most of the spammer acquired /16s have been

1. pre arin

2. caused by buying up assets of long defunct companies .. assets that
just happen to include a /16 nobody knew about

Not exactly hijacks this lot .. just like those "barely legal" teen mags.


On Thu, Aug 28, 2008 at 2:28 PM, Gadi Evron <ge at> wrote:
> People (especially spammers) have been hijacking networks for a while now,
> maybe now that we have a presentation to whore around, operators can
> pressure vendors and bosses.

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