Recent NTP pool traffic increase

Jad Boutros jad at
Tue Dec 20 22:37:04 UTC 2016

Thank you Eduardo,

You beat me to it. Apple was quick to approve our release with the fix, we
should start seeing a decrease in such traffic.

On Tue, Dec 20, 2016 at 2:29 PM, Eduardo Schoedler <listas at>

> 2016-12-20 16:58 GMT-02:00 Jad Boutros via NANOG <nanog at>:
> > Immediately after being notified that our latest iOS release was causing
> > problems with NTP traffic, we started working to disable the offending
> code
> > in v9.45. We submitted a new mobile release to the Apple App Store
> earlier
> > this morning for their review, which should disable these NTP requests.
> We
> > are hoping Apple will be able to review this release in time before the
> > holiday break, and we have stressed its urgency. When the release does
> get
> > approved, we should very quickly begin to see a decrease in NTP traffic
> > from our app as users start upgrading to the new release.
> Just received update to
> --
> Eduardo Schoedler

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