Anyone notice strange announcements for 126.96.36.199/24
Majdi S. Abbas
msa at latt.net
Mon Jan 12 18:48:42 UTC 2009
On Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 12:40:42PM -0600, Michienne Dixon wrote:
> I'm not entirely certain what is going on but has anyone noticed some
> strange announcements for 188.8.131.52/24?
> I received a hijack notice that my AS (AS11708) was announcing the above
> IP range. I verified that I was not when I started noticing some
> strange announcements for that range. Around 10 Am CST AS11911 was
> announcing it (AS_PATH: 1239 2914 3130 11911) then around 11:30 AM CST
> I observed AS12083 announcing it (AS_PATH: 1239 2914 3130 12083).
> Interestingly enough, ARIN indicates this is a part of range they have
> assigned for reachability testing.
randy lied but
no packets died
More seriously, this is indeed reachability research. Try emailing
the AS 3130 contacts although I'd imagine Randy will see this.
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