Dreamhost hijacking my prefix...

Kenneth McRae kenneth.mcrae at dreamhost.com
Fri Jan 11 15:56:46 UTC 2013


That would be my guess.  We have had some issues with this in the past with
operators from China and Russia.

On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 7:51 AM, Jon Lewis <jlewis at lewis.org> wrote:

> Sounds like someone in Russia is having some fun with as-path prepending
> and prefix hijacking.
>
>
> On Fri, 11 Jan 2013, Kenneth McRae wrote:
>
>  Jeff,
>>
>> We are not announcing the prefix in question nor do we peer with AS42861.
>>
>>
>> --
>> Best Regards,
>>
>>
>>
>> Kenneth McRae
>> *Director, Network Operations*
>> kenneth.mcrae at dreamhost.com
>> Ph: 818-447-2589
>> www.dreamhost.com
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 7:23 AM, Jeff Kell <jeff-kell at utc.edu> wrote:
>>
>>  Not sure how widespread their "leakage" may be, but Dreamhost just
>>> hijacked one of my prefixes...
>>>
>>>  ==============================**==============================**
>>>> ========
>>>> Possible Prefix Hijack (Code: 10)
>>>> ==============================**==============================**
>>>> ========
>>>> Your prefix:          150.182.192.0/18:
>>>> Update time:          2013-01-11 14:14 (UTC)
>>>> Detected by #peers:   11
>>>> Detected prefix:      150.182.208.0/20
>>>> Announced by:         AS26347 (DREAMHOST-AS - New Dream Network, LLC)
>>>> Upstream AS:          AS42861 (PRIME-LINE-AS JSC "Prime-Line")
>>>> ASpath:               8331 42861 42861 42861 26347
>>>>
>>>
>>> Anyone have a contact there?  ASinfo gives netops at dreamhost.com where I
>>> have submitted a report, but so far no joy...
>>>
>>> Jeff
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>> --
>> Best Regards,
>>
>>
>>
>> Kenneth McRae
>> *Sr. Network Engineer*
>> kenneth.mcrae at dreamhost.com
>> Ph: 323-375-3814
>> www.dreamhost.com
>>
>>
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Best Regards,



Kenneth McRae
*Director, Network Operations*
kenneth.mcrae at dreamhost.com
Ph: 818-447-2589
www.dreamhost.com


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