GeoIP database issues and the real world consequences
nanog at ics-il.net
Mon Apr 11 17:38:31 UTC 2016
So they launch exhaustive and expensive searches of lakes instead? :-)
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Steve Mikulasik" <Steve.Mikulasik at civeo.com>
To: nanog at nanog.org
Sent: Monday, April 11, 2016 12:34:35 PM
Subject: RE: GeoIP database issues and the real world consequences
Just so everyone is clear, Maxmind is changing their default locations.
" Now that I’ve made MaxMind aware of the consequences of the default locations it’s chosen, Mather says they’re going to change them. They are picking new default locations for the U.S. and Ashburn, Virginia that are in the middle of bodies of water, rather than people’s homes."
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