Bogons

Jacob Broussard shadowedstranger at gmail.com
Fri Jan 28 14:35:43 CST 2011


Static bogons are the bane of my existence...  The pain of trying to explain
to someone for MONTHS that they haven't updated their reference, with
traceroutes to back it up, and they continue to say that it has something to
do with my network.
On Jan 28, 2011 12:24 PM, "John Payne" <john at sackheads.org> wrote:
>
> On Jan 28, 2011, at 3:14 PM, George Bonser wrote:
>
>>
>>
>>> Now that the holidays are over and IANA v4 depletion is likely days
>>> away, perhaps its time to consider stripping your bogon lists down to
>>> the bare minimum, and as someone else said, declare bogons dead and
>>> move to martians?
>>>
>>>
>>> Just sayin'
>>>
>>
>> There are still some 7,000 prefixes in the v4 "full bogons" list. These
>> are such things as allocations to RIR's but have not yet been allocated.
>> It's updated every four hours:
>>
>>
>>
>> http://www.team-cymru.org/Services/Bogons/fullbogons-ipv4.txt
>>
>> " The traditional bogon prefixes, plus prefixes that have been
>> allocated to RIRs but not yet assigned by those RIRs to ISPs, end-users,
>> etc. Updated every four hours."
>>
>> That is one probably best taken by BGP feed and not done manually.
>
> Yes, I was referring to static/manual bogon list. The Cymru BGP feed
rocks.
>
>



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