ARIN down?

Mel Beckman mel at
Sat Mar 26 04:58:59 UTC 2016

Yeah,<> is down too, despite being hosted elsewhere. The netvermin apparently are being thorough. Still, there are many ways to broadly distribute static content like mailing lists.


On Mar 25, 2016, at 9:51 PM, Daniel Corbe <dcorbe at<mailto:dcorbe at>> wrote:

On Mar 26, 2016, at 12:43 AM, Mel Beckman <mel at<mailto:mel at>> wrote:

I haven’t been able to connect to for several hours, but was able to open a ticket this morning. I’ve tried from several different networks, all roads seem to lead to the same place, with packets dropping at the NTT interface e.g.:


I recall ARIN had a DDoS attack a week or so ago. Does anybody know if this is a recurrence?


An announcement went out on arin-announce yesterday (but you might not be able to follow the link if you can’t reach<>):

tl;dr: Massive DDoS.  Usual affair.  Welcome to the Internet.

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