Lightly used IP addresses

Leslie leslie at craigslist.org
Fri Aug 13 14:19:16 CDT 2010


I've tried to deal with that a few times - mainly by writing up the 
first upstream AS.  Usually they don't care (and every time I have 
noticed someone blatantly stealing space, it's been spammers).

Good filtering at the transit provider border IMNSHO is the best way to 
solve this problem.

Leslie

On 8/13/10 10:59 AM, Greg Whynott wrote:
> how does ARIN or whomever deal with similar situations where someone is advertising un-allocated,  un-assigned by ARIN IP space in NA?   do they have a deal/agreement with the 'backbone' providers?
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>> 6.	ARIN receives a fraud/abuse complaint that A's space is being used by B.
>> 7.	ARIN discovers that A is no longer using the space in accordance with their RSA
>> 8.	ARIN reclaims the space and A and B are left to figure out who owes what to whom.
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