1/8 and 27/8 allocated to APNIC

Bulger, Tim Tim_Bulger at polk.com
Thu Jan 21 23:47:39 UTC 2010

Having 1/8 allocated cannot be a blessing... There must be thousands of
underskilled in the wild with stuff configured for 1/8.  It's like a
magnet for unwanted noise traffic.


-----Original Message-----
From: Leo Vegoda [mailto:leo.vegoda at icann.org] 
Sent: Thursday, January 21, 2010 6:37 PM
To: Leo Vegoda
Subject: 1/8 and 27/8 allocated to APNIC


The IANA IPv4 registry has been updated to reflect the allocation
of two /8 IPv4 blocks to APNIC in January 2010: 1/8 and
27/8. You can find the IANA IPv4 registry at:


Please update your filters as appropriate.

The IANA free pool contains 24 unallocated unicast IPv4 /8s.


Leo Vegoda
Number Resources Manager, IANA
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